The Women’s Land Army in Cornwall

Land Army girls on cart

Truro-based photographer A.W Jordan documented the work of young women who joined the Land Army in World War One – helping farmers who were short of labour as young men had gone off to fight. Little is known about these young women – the names of most have been lost – but many photographs were taken at Tregavethan near Truro where training sessions and ploughing competitions were held.

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