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Photograph of Bilston steelworks taken by Harry Eccleston b 1923 d 2010 Photograph of Bilston steelworks taken by Harry Eccleston b 1923 d 2010

In preparation for his ""British Steel"" sequence of prints (1976) Harry joined the morning shift at Bilston steelworks and took a large number of interior photographs using a simple camera. The album of these photographs is now in the museum's collection.

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Photograph of 'ladle teeming' at Bilston steelworks, taken by Harry Eccleston, b 1923 d 2010 Photograph of 'ladle teeming' at Bilston steelworks, taken by Harry Eccleston, b 1923 d 2010

Another of the photographs taken in preparation for the ""British Steel"" prints. Molten steel is being poured into ingots from a huge ladle which empties from the bottom. One of the prints would show this process, called 'teeming'.

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Photograph of the blast furnace 'Elisabeth' taken in the 1970s by Harry Eccleston Photograph of the blast furnace 'Elisabeth' taken in the 1970s by Harry Eccleston

Photo taken in preparation for one of Harry Eccleston's ""British Steel"" prints issued in 1976.

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Photograph Photograph

Photograph of Mary Macarthur rallying the crowd during the 1910 Cradley Heath Women Chainmakers' Strike. This is one of a number of photographs taken by Edwin Beech and displayed by the Trustees of the Cradley Heath Workers' Institute.

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Photograph of Constance Stanton Photograph of Constance Stanton

Photograph of Constance Stanton, teacher at Robert St. Board School, Lower Gornal from 1907 to 1909.

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Photograph Photograph

Black and white photographic portrait of Hilda Swinden, black frame with glass, neutral coloured mountboard around photograph with name of 'Navaua' printed on bottom right hand corner of mount, girl wearing white blouse tied at neck with sewn details and 4 silver buttons across chest area, short bobbed haircut with...

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Wedding Photograph Wedding Photograph

Black and white photograph of bridal couple, bridesmaids, best man and father of the bride standing outside on the church steps. Reverse: Photographer's stamp: : 'W.R.Bebbson(?)/ 8 Enville Street/ STOURBRIDGE

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Photograph Photograph

black and white photograph in frame with wooden base, glass front and metal corner fittings. The rear has a metal chain. The picture shows a Alfred Mortiboys in a flat cap standing next to a horse decorated with harnesses and brasses.

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