Strikes

  Some strikes in Witham Not comprehensive, just oddments   Farmworkers, 19th century See : Arthur Brown, Poverty and Prosperity, etc   19 May 1876, Chelmsford Chronicle, page 2 ‘Hatfield Peverel. A meeting was held at this place on Saturday the 6th instant, in connection with the NALU, when a large number of agricultural labourers … Continue reading “Strikes”

Pinkham’s Glove Factory. Names of people in photo M480 and M502

This information about people at the Glove Factory was collected and set out by the late Mrs Pat Vojak of Chalks Road. Her mother was the late Mrs Annie Hollick who had worked at the factory. For the photos which are large and complicated, it seems wisest to use Pat’s own layouts and explanations, as below. They … Continue reading “Pinkham’s Glove Factory. Names of people in photo M480 and M502”