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Scene on the quay showing some store houses

Scene on the quay showing some store houses

Unloading bacon on the quayside, Western Front, during World War I. This photograph is one of a series showing the supply of food for the troops. On the left side, there are piles of wooden boxes labelled 'bacon', with a shamrock logo which suggests it was Irish bacon. The boxes are being loaded onto wooden sack barrows and wheeled over to a row of large warehouses on the right-hand side. There…