Channel Way, Southampton, England
Drawing. Power loom weaving [Swainson, Birley & Co cotton mill] / Thomas Allom, nd. [c1834]. pencil, pen, sepia and wash, 12x19cm. Original of a plate from Baines' History of cotton manufacture 1836. Huge machine room; overseer, women working
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