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Capstan shop at Collaro Ltd, Langley Mill, 1944-5

Mr Collaro came from London area to set up a munitions factory during WW2. Site later occupied by Vic Hallams Ltd. Site currently unoccupied awaiting commercial development. Workers did 12 hour night shifts to enable the factory to operate 24 hrs a day. Factory floor showing workers making no. 0 Herberts.