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Stewartby Brickworks (London Brick Company) in Bedfordshire
Framed (ref: 6525)
Oil on canvas
13 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. (34.3 x 45 cm)
This view of a factory interior with industrial narrow gauge electric locomotive, powered by overhead supply shows the Stewartby Brickworks (London Brick Company) in Bedfordshire.
During WW2 London Brick had contracts for bomb shelters and air shelters as well as manufacturing small parts for guns and testing American tanks on site.
We are grateful to Peter Donnelly, Steve Thomsk and Daniel Dullaway for assistance.