Re-packing Jaffa oranges in 'P' Warehouse, Millwall Dock: 1930
© PLA collection/Museum of London
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Staff re-pack Jaffa oranges in 'P' Warehouse, Millwall Dock , February 1930. According to PLA Monthly magazine, in the 1930s the British annually ate an average of 9 kilos (20lbs) of oranges each, double the rest of Europe. Maybe due to our love of marmalade?
1930 AD - 1930 AD