Street repairs; road widening; pavement repairs; kerb repairs; urban walkway; workers; construction workers; skilled; labourers; female labour; equality; equality of labour; hardworking; fast workers; bricks; sand; wheelbarrows; Chinese wheelbarrows; Old Fuzhou; narrow streets; passages; lanes; alleys; old houses; un modernised; communities; community spirit; colourful; quaint; bright; bright colours; contrasting; interesting; culture; Chinese culture; bricks; brickwork; sinks; concrete sinks; bars; barred windows; pipes; drains; doors; doorways; motor bikes; scooters; bikes; stools; seats; chairs; textures; textured; washing; clothes; clothes lines; washing lines; friendly people; welcoming; Fuzhou; Fujian; PRC.
Old housing such as seen here provide a bustling community lifestyle all over China. This community spirit could be lost however when the older properties are demolished to make way for new highrise buildings.
Preparing base for new bungalow at Honey Tye, Leavenheath, Suffolk, 1969. This was to be a precast concrete construct put up in six weeks from start to finish. Honey Tye is a hamalet adjoining Leavenheath village, between Colchester and Sudbury.
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builders; stonemasons; craftsmen; stone workers; skilled; scaffolding; rooftop; scaffold pole; overalls; work clothes; work gear; manual workers; labour; flat cap; dungarees; windows; British workmen; building trade; construction; building site; IPSV2797
Bike repair; tyre repair; tyre repairer; flat tyre; rubber tyre; bike basket; inner tube; puncture; bike; bicycle; bicycle repairs; bike repairs; old bike; rusty bike; street repairs; self repair; self fix; Chinese; China
A young Chinese man fixing a flat tyre in the street in Fuzhou. China.