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Manufacturing wellington boots at Dunlop Rubber Co Ltd, 1940

Archive reference 4064-3

men working in factory production line with lots of wellington boots stacked in front of them and hanging up behind them

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A photograph showing the interior of Dunlop Rubber Co Ltd's factory at Rice Lane, Walton, Liverpool. A rubber boot and shoe factory had been on this site since just before the turn of the last century. Another image of the factory floor is featured in one of the themed Stewart Bale online exhibitions on this website

The vertical white line to the left of the image represents a crop mark; the image would have been printed to the right of this line.

This photograph was commissioned by Dunlop Rubber Co Ltd.

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Did you work for Dunlop Rubber Co Ltd? If you have any information about this photograph or the Stewart Bale company then we’d like to hear from you. Please contact Anne Gleave, curator of photographic archives on 0151 478 4487 or send Anne Gleave an email.