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0460000105

Pen grinding room: Hanks, Wells & Co's factory, Birmingham. More than 50 women sit at individual grindstones finishing metal pen nibs. The stones are driven through belt and shafting from central power source. Wood engraving 1851

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Pen grinding room: Hanks, Wells & Co's factory, Birmingham.  More than 50 women sit at individual grindstones finishing metal pen nibs.  The stones are driven through belt and shafting from central power source.   Wood engraving 1851