Images of work

Browse this gallery: Next | Previous | Menu
Photo: Illustrative image for the 'Images of work' page
This page was added by Chris Leuchars on 28/02/2008.
Comments about this page

Once the sole had been cut out by the big presses (seen at back left of room) they were passed on to welt sowers (foreground) who stitched or glued a rim around the sole to attach the upper to. Finished soles with the rim can just be made out on the rack in the front of the photo.

By Raw Hide
On 03/07/2015

If you're already a registered user of this site, please login using the form on the left-hand side of this page.


MLA Department for Education and Skills DCMS Learn with museums Kettering Borough Council