Bicycle Manufacture

Scope and Content

This file contains images of the CWS Cycle factory. The first image shows a male employee welding a bike frame together. The second is of L Ewart the factory manager, right, and the foreman in charge in the fitting department. They are both examining a metal wheel frame. The third image shows bike frames lined up and wheel frames in piles, it is the assembly department. The fourth image shows the bike frames being bronzed and the fifth image shows the assembly of ladies' bicycles. The sixth image shows the checking and altering of the tension of the spokes on the bicycle wheels. The seventh image shows a man welding a cross piece onto a bicycle frame. The images are black and white.