Washing-day in the Backyards

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Year: 1938         Item #: 146         Views: 8,533         Comments: 1

Washing-day in the Backyards

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'Especially if you've a big family it's hard to do the wash properly. We could all do with a bit more room.' Taken from 'Life in the Lambeth Walk' Article.
Source: Picture Post. December 31, 1938

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Comments by Dave Marsh on 21st June 2006  davemarsh@jersey mail.co.uk 

Some of us will remember when washing was hung across the streets especially in the little dead ends.Vere Street was close to my home and it was always bedecked with clean washing.