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Bath Oliver production, about 1963-1965
 
   
Bath Oliver production, about 1963-1965
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Brief Description: Women workers packing Chocolate Bath Oliver tins at Huntley & Palmers factory
Subject Date: 1963 - 1965
 
Full Description: George Palmer originally made Bath Oliver biscuits under license from William Fortts of Bath. They continued to be one of the most popular varieties made at Reading until the factory closed in 1976.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Huntley & Palmers Factory, Packing Department, Reading, Berkshire
Dimensions: Height: 12.0cm, Width: 16.7cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, working life, interior, people, tin, packaging, Chocolate Bath Oliver, tin
Content Type: photograph
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.130.136
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_130_136~1_835-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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