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Miss Mops, Witney, Miss Busbys, Oxfordshire, Margaret

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The two Miss Mops of Witney. Across the meadows from the grey stone blanket factories at Witney, Oxfordshire, is a barn where the two Miss Busbys spend their days making Mops. The two spinster ladies, Margaret and Daisy, have been engaged in this work for a total of over thirty years, turning out 300 best quality wool Mops each day. Early's Factory where it has been found not good enough in quality for the manufacturing of blankets. July 1947 P018770

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Color Black & White
Keywords Industry,Wool,Machinery,Working,Woman,Elderly,Equipment,1940s
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 1947
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