WW1 Photo Gallery: Land Girls in Peterborough

  • Dorothy Brown, employed by Mr Brown of Gunthorpe deliviering milk locally, 19 May 1916 Peterborough Advertiser
    Dorothy Brown
  • Land girl Dorothy Brown, The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1916 grooming horse
    Land girl Dorothy Brown, The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1916 grooming horse
  • Land girl Ivy Jacklin, with farm men, harvesting at The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917
    Land girl Ivy Jacklin, with farm men, harvesting at The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917
  • WW1 Land girls and others addressed by Bishop at Women War Workers Rally, 14 Sept 1918
    WW1 Land girls and others addressed by Bishop at Women War Workers Rally, 14 Sept 1918
  • Land girls march with banner Join The Land Army For Health & Happiness, Peterborough 14 Sept 1918
    Land girls march with banner Join The Land Army For Health & Happiness, Peterborough 14 Sept 1918
  • Land girls, foreground, face the camera, at Women War Workers Rally, Peterborough, 14 Sept 1918
    Land girls, foreground, face the camera, at Women War Workers Rally, Peterborough, 14 Sept 1918
  • WW1 Three land girls in uniform at The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917
    Three land girls in uniform at The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917
  • WW1 Two land girls deliver milk in horse-drawn cart for Frederick Brown, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917
    Two land girls deliver milk in horse-drawn cart for Frederick Brown, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917
  • Land Girls on back of milk float
    Land Girls on back of milk float Source: Valerie Linder
  • Herd of Diary Cows Gunthorpe
    Herd of Diary Cows at Gunthorpe.
  • Close up of two land girls delivering milk in horse-drawn cart for Frederick Brown, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917
    Close up of two land girls delivering milk in horse-drawn cart for Frederick Brown, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917
  • Farm workers on Frederick Brown's Farm
    Farm workers on Frederick Brown's Farm
  • Milking at Barford and Perkins Ltd, Queen St Iron Works, Peterborough
    Milking at Barford and Perkins Ltd, Queen St Iron Works, Peterborough
  • Back of milking photo
    Back of milking photo sharing information on different people in the photo.
  • Land girl on Frederick Brown's Farm
    Land girl on Frederick Brown's Farm
  • Dorothy Brown indicated at the Women War Workers Rally, Peterborough, 14 Sept 1918
    Dorothy Brown indicated at the Women War Workers Rally, Peterborough, 14 Sept 1918
  • Dorothy Brown's Women's Land Army Armband and Badge
    Dorothy Brown's Women's Land Army Armband and Badge
  • Board of Agriculture Land Worker Badge
    Board of Agriculture Land Worker Badge
Land girl Dorothy Brown, employed by Mr Brown of Gunthorpe deliviering milk locally, 19 May 1916 Peterborough Advertiser

Land girl Dorothy Brown, employed by Mr Brown of Gunthorpe deliviering milk locally, 19 May 1916 Peterborough Advertiser

Land girl Dorothy Brown, The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1916 grooming horse

Land girl Dorothy Brown, The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1916 grooming horse

Land girl Ivy Jacklin, with farm men, harvesting at The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917

Land girl Ivy Jacklin, with farm men, harvesting at The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917

Three land girls in uniform at The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917

Three land girls in uniform at The Grange, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917

Two land girls deliver milk in horse-drawn cart for Frederick Brown, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917

Two land girls deliver milk in horse-drawn cart for Frederick Brown, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917. Dorothy Brown is driving the cart.

Close up of two land girls delivering milk in horse-drawn cart for Frederick Brown, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917

Close up of two land girls delivering milk in horse-drawn cart for Frederick Brown, Gunthorpe, Peterborough c1917

Land Girls on back of milk float Source: Valerie Linder

Land Girls on back of milk float

Land girl on Frederick Brown's Farm

Land girl on Frederick Brown’s Farm

Land girls, foreground, face the camera, at Women War Workers Rally, Peterborough, 14 Sept 1918

Land girls, foreground, face the camera, at Women War Workers Rally, Peterborough, 14 Sept 1918

Dorothy Brown indicated at the Women War Workers Rally, Peterborough, 14 Sept 1918

Dorothy Brown indicated at the Women War Workers Rally, Peterborough, 14 Sept 1918

Land girls march with banner Join The Land Army For Health & Happiness, Peterborough 14 Sept 1918

Land girls march with banner Join The Land Army For Health & Happiness, Peterborough 14 Sept 1918

WW1 Land girls and others addressed by Bishop at Women War Workers Rally, 14 Sept 1918

WW1 Land girls and others addressed by Bishop at Women War Workers Rally, 14 Sept 1918

Farm workers on Frederick Brown's Farm

Farm workers on Frederick Brown’s Farm

Herd of Diary Cows at Gunthorpe.

Herd of Diary Cows at Gunthorpe.

Milking at Barford and Perkins Ltd, Queen St Iron Works, Peterborough

Milking at Barford and Perkins Ltd, Queen St Iron Works, Peterborough

Back of milking photo sharing information on different people in the photo.

Back of milking photo sharing information on the different people in the photo.

Dorothy Brown's Women's Land Army Armband and Badge

Dorothy Brown’s Women’s Land Army Armband and Badge

 

Board of Agriculture Land Worker Badge

Board of Agriculture Land Worker Badge

Source: Valerie Linder. Courtesy of Stuart Antrobus.

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  1. 01/07/2014

    […] had a fantastic day working with the team and meeting Valerie Linder, whose mother, Dorothy Brown, was in the Women’s Land […]

  2. 11/08/2014

    […] I had the pleasure of meeting Valerie, the daughter of WW1 Land Girl Dorothy Brown, who told me so much about her mother’s time in the Women’s Land Army. You can see some photos from Dorothy’s time in the Women’s Land Army here. […]