Bodiam Castle, Sussex (pencil & w/c with gum arabic on paper)
XCF44579 Bodiam Castle, Sussex (pencil & w/c with gum arabic on paper) by Turner, Joseph Mallord William (1775-1851); 38x54.5 cm; Private Collection; (add.info.: Turner here views the building from across the river Rother. On the left is The Red Lion Inn (now The Castle) which dates from the fifteenth century. Some women are drying the washing in the sun. ); English, out of copyright
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Laundry at Shirley Schools, near Croydon, Surrey
Inmates ironing clothes and linen in the laundry at the Shirley Schools, near Croydon, Surrey, established in 1904 by the St Olave Union to house pauper children away from the workhouse. The Schools were laid out as a 'cottage homes' development in the style of a village street, with groups of children living in cottages with a house parent. Shirley Oaks Hospital now occupies part of the site.
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Ritemp Washing Machine
A housewife prepares to drain her English Electric 'Ritemp' washing machine, simply and rapidly, into bucket or drain, according to the instruction book.
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