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Women Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 48 pictures in our Women collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery. We are proud to offer this selection in partnership with STEAM Museum of the GWR.


Featured Women Print

Women war workers making ammunition shells in 24F Shop, 1943.

Women war workers making ammunition shells in 24F Shop, 1943.
These women have been tasked with the pressing on of copper bands and insertion of base plates for 25-pounder quick firing, high explosive, streamline shells. They are using a specialist Aldous- Campbell Ltd high pressure machine which fits both copper band and base plate securely in position. The lady to the right of the machine is holding a shell in position and a notice board (just out of shot) states that two presses, one of eight seconds and another of five seconds, are required in the machine to seal the shell

Featured Women Print

Queen Mary on the footplate of No 4082 Windsor Castle, 1924

King George V and Queen Mary visited Swindon Works in April 1924. They arrived and departed on Windsor Castle. Charles Collett (Chief Mechanical Engineer) can be seen leaning out of the cab

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4 6 0, Castle, King George V, Queen Mary, Royalty, Swindon, Windsor, Work

Featured Women Print

GWR Children's Fete - Cake cutting team, c1900

Team of men and women cutting up 4 tons of fruit cake for the GWR Children's Fete. It is believed that the machine used to cut the cakes was designed and built at Swindon Works

Cake, Fete, Swindon