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work at 21
Your Story: Factory Fun

My very first job was at the Albion sweet factory. I was 15. By the time I was 21 I had had four jobs. The last job was at McIntosh bedding factory, I worked there for eight years until I left to have my first baby.

It was a big factory on Albion Row, about 200 people worked there and it was like a big happy family. More...

Words: Liz McGarrell

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