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Dockyard working times 1902
« Reply #1 on: December 31, 2010, 14:32:48 »
From the 1902 Directory
Applies to Sheerness, Chatham & Portsmouth
Jan 1-15 7.30am- noon, 1.30pm to 4.30, saturdays 7.30am-12.30
Jan 16-31 7.30am- noon, 1.30pm to 4.45, saturdays 7.30am-12.30
Feb 1-29 7.15am- noon, 1.30pm to 5.15, saturdays 7.00am-12.00
March 1-0ct 18 7am-noon, 1.30pm to 5.30pm, saturdays 7.00am-12.00
Oct 19-Nov10  7am-noon, 1.30pm to 5.00pm, saturdays 7.00am-12.00
Nov 11 to 30  7.15am-noon, 1.30pm to 4.30pm, saturdays 7.15am-12.15
Dec 1-31 7.30am-noon, 1.30pm to 4.15pm, saturdays 7.30am-12.30
Total: 313 working days average of 8 hours. Mealtimes 1.5hrs per day all year. Following Holidays are allowed, Good friday, August Bank Holiday, King's Birthday & Christmas Day. Boys, within the age limits given by the Factory Acts are also allowed Boxing Day & Easter Monday as holidays


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