Crabbing Their Style by William Heath Robinson
Cartoon, Crabbing their style. Toeing for crabs at and seaside resort during the holiday months. Men crab fishing using feet as bait. Please note: Credit must appear as Courtesy of the Estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/ILN/Mary Evan"
© Courtesy of the estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library
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Hat factory machinery after fire
Hat factory machinery after fire at Battersby's of Stockport in June 1906. The machinery shown is a crown finishing machine, and in the top left of the picture the drive system is visible. It was powered by a single massive steam engine in the factory with rods and belts transmitting the power throughout the building. Date: 1906
© The Battersby Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
Roasting fifty six geese at once for the inmates of the old
Man turning the handle of a large roasting spit holding fifty six geese for the Old Men's Hospital, Norwich. The spit is composed of 10 rods, each having six geese on each. They were cooked in such a manner for 29th September each year, appropriately named Roast Goose Day in the hospital.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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