Old Wull

Lanarkshire miner, “Old Wull“, home at the end of his mining shift washes at the family tub in front of the fire.

A simpler time, when life certainly looks much harder.

1940s old wull

Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, our visitors said:

Helen Lawson Taylor They certainly had to work hard in terrible conditions for very little money
Anthony Smith I can still remember my father coming home from Craighead Colliery looking like that in the mid 1950,s.My dad was 18 years old.My dad is on the right.

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