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Image Reference Number: ESF17_01_21
Title: Ercol employee operating crosscut saw
Photographer: uknown
Date: 1976
Decade: 1970-1979
Manufacturer: Ercol Furniture Ltd.
Description: Ercol employee operating a cross cut saw to convert the timber boards to length. The boards awaiting machining can be seen on the rollers on the right. The operator is ensuring the board stays in position whilst the saw is cutting. Note the ear protection.
Notes: This image is an outtake from Ercol's 'Craft Around the World' slide presentation from 1976. Date is from the presentation's slide carousel box.
Concepts:
manufacturing
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employees
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furniture
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timber
   
Technical Terms & Materials:
sawing
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crosscut saws
   
Copyright: contact HWeFA for details about re-use of this image
Collection Title: HWeFA
Object Type: transparency
Object Dimensions (cm.): 3.6 x 2.4
Colour Type: colour
Context: In Bag 1 of Ercol Craft World folders
Cataloguer: Sharon Grover
Auto ID Number: 248
Categories: People/ People at Work, Furniture Manufacturing/ Raw Materials, Furniture Manufacturing/ Processes/ Conversion/Drying