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Image Reference Number: ESF17_01_24
Title: Ercol conversion area
Photographer: unknown
Date: 1976
Decade: 1970-1979
Manufacturer: Ercol Furniture Ltd.
Description: Ercol employees converting the waney edged boards. The man in the central position is operating a machine which is moving the selected boards from the stack on the right onto the rollers, which then feed the cross cut saw on the left of the image. The man on the left is cutting the boards to length on the cross-cut saw.
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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factories
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furniture
,
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: 255
Categories: Factories/ Interiors, Furniture Manufacturing/ Processes/ Conversion/Drying