Images of work

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This page was added by Chris Leuchars on 28/02/2008.
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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

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