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Packaging for Tate & Sons sugar.
|Different types of packaging used by Tate, sugar refiners of Silvertown|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H2835|
|Description: A range of packing materials at the Tate & Sons sugar refinery in Silvertown. Sugar was usually sold in jute sacks, while cube sugar was often sold in tins. Women at the plant stitched the sacks on sewing machines.|
|Date: c. 1910|
|Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library collection.||