1850'S Typical Urban milking shed. (Courtesy 'On the Milk Train' video, Dr David Turner)
1850'S Typical Urban milking shed. (Courtesy 'On the Milk Train' video, Dr David Turner)
1850'S Typical Urban milking shed. (Courtesy 'On the Milk Train' video, Dr David Turner)
1850'S Typical Urban milking shed. (Courtesy 'On the Milk Train' video, Dr David Turner)
1853 London's milk also came from nearby farms, such as  Friern Manor Farms, East Dulwich-one of Express Dairy's farms of the period. (Courtesy 'On the Milk Train' video, Dr David Turner)
1853 London's milk also came from nearby farms, such as Friern Manor Farms, East Dulwich-one of Express Dairy's farms of the period. (Courtesy 'On the Milk Train' video, Dr David Turner)
1885 The last 'Milk Fair' in St James's Park, London. (Courtesy Brian Wastell)
1885 The last 'Milk Fair' in St James's Park, London. (Courtesy Brian Wastell)
1900's? Delivery Box, with interesting list of Express Farms (Courtesy Michael Aldread)
1900's? Delivery Box, with interesting list of Express Farms (Courtesy Michael Aldread)
1900's 'Drink Pure Fresh Cow's Milk from Mottingham Farm' (Courtesy Gerald Croxford)
1900's 'Drink Pure Fresh Cow's Milk from Mottingham Farm' (Courtesy Gerald Croxford)
1900's Decorative tile panels installed at all J Clarke and Sons shops. (Courtesy Twickenham Park Residents Association)
1900's Decorative tile panels installed at all J Clarke and Sons shops. (Courtesy Twickenham Park Residents Association)
1900's Decorative tile panels installed at all J Clarke and Sons shops. (Courtesy Twickenham Park Residents Association)
1900's Decorative tile panels installed at all J Clarke and Sons shops. (Courtesy Twickenham Park Residents Association)
Kidbrook Manor Farm, Blackheath (Courtesy Worthpoint.com)
Kidbrook Manor Farm, Blackheath (Courtesy Worthpoint.com)
Kidbrook Manor Farm, Blackheath  (Courtesy Worthpoint.com)
Kidbrook Manor Farm, Blackheath (Courtesy Worthpoint.com)
Kidbrook Manor Farm, Blackheath (Courtesy Blackheath Society)
Kidbrook Manor Farm, Blackheath (Courtesy Blackheath Society)
Kidbrook Manor Farm, Blackheath (Courtesy Blackheath Society)
Kidbrook Manor Farm, Blackheath (Courtesy Blackheath Society)
1900 Partingdale Lane (Courtesy Mill Hill Preservation Society)
1900 Partingdale Lane (Courtesy Mill Hill Preservation Society)
1900's Brazier's Dairy in Kenton Park Avenue. (Courtesy Nicole Leybourne, Harrow and surrounding areas past and present)
1900's Brazier's Dairy in Kenton Park Avenue. (Courtesy Nicole Leybourne, Harrow and surrounding areas past and present)
1902 Express Dairy, Hampstead. From 'The Milk Supply of London' H. Swan
1902 Express Dairy, Hampstead. From 'The Milk Supply of London' H. Swan
1902 Express Dairy Separating Plant, from 'The Milk Supply of London' H. Swan
1902 Express Dairy Separating Plant, from 'The Milk Supply of London' H. Swan
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé. Milkmaids, milking cows at dairy farm in Britain.
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé. Milkmaids, milking cows at dairy farm in Britain.
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé. Milk cooled before bottling.
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé. Milk cooled before bottling.
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé. Within a few minutes of the milking, the bottles are filled and sealed.
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé. Within a few minutes of the milking, the bottles are filled and sealed.
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé.  Handing wooden crate to a driver, who loads it onto back of truck and drives away.
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé. Handing wooden crate to a driver, who loads it onto back of truck and drives away.
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé.  Handing wooden crate to a driver, who loads it onto back of truck and drives away.
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé. Handing wooden crate to a driver, who loads it onto back of truck and drives away.
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé. One of the happy recipients...
Milk Production Story (1920-1930) - from the cow to the baby's bottle. British Pathé. One of the happy recipients...
1954 Express Poultry Farm. (Express Salesman's Manual Fourth Edition)
1954 Express Poultry Farm. (Express Salesman's Manual Fourth Edition)
1954 Express Farm Inspector. (Express Salesman's Manual Fourth Edition)
1954 Express Farm Inspector. (Express Salesman's Manual Fourth Edition)
1976 Copse Farm, Harrow Weald. Front elevation of Copse Farm, Brookshill Drive, Harrow Weald. The farm is believed to date back to the seventeenth century and was originally used for storing and threshing grain. It was rebuilt by Charles Blackwell of the Crosse and Blackwell Food Company. From 1939 the site became the home of Suzanne's Riding School, which closed in 2004. (Courtesy London Picture Archive)
1976 Copse Farm, Harrow Weald. Front elevation of Copse Farm, Brookshill Drive, Harrow Weald. The farm is believed to date back to the seventeenth century and was originally used for storing and threshing grain. It was rebuilt by Charles Blackwell of the Crosse and Blackwell Food Company. From 1939 the site became the home of Suzanne's Riding School, which closed in 2004. (Courtesy London Picture Archive)
1957 Cotteswold Dairy - Dot Sircombe, Dolly Franklin, Di Hopton and Fred Jones on the bottling line. (Courtesy Dave Fane)
1957 Cotteswold Dairy - Dot Sircombe, Dolly Franklin, Di Hopton and Fred Jones on the bottling line. (Courtesy Dave Fane)
1957 Cotteswold Dairy - Min Danter feeding bottles into the bottle washer by hand. (Courtesy Dave Fane)
1957 Cotteswold Dairy - Min Danter feeding bottles into the bottle washer by hand. (Courtesy Dave Fane)
1960  Summary of dairy cattle breeds. (Express News Spring)
1960 Summary of dairy cattle breeds. (Express News Spring)
1960  Summary of dairy cattle breeds. (Express News Spring)
1960 Summary of dairy cattle breeds. (Express News Spring)
1960  Summary of dairy cattle breeds. (Express News Spring)
1960 Summary of dairy cattle breeds. (Express News Spring)
1983 MMB National Milk Records Action List, for cattle insemination. Ashcombe Farm, Wayford, Crewkerne, Somerset.
1983 MMB National Milk Records Action List, for cattle insemination. Ashcombe Farm, Wayford, Crewkerne, Somerset.
1983 Bulk Milk Collection slip, Ashcombe Farm, Wayford, Crewkerne, Somerset
1983 Bulk Milk Collection slip, Ashcombe Farm, Wayford, Crewkerne, Somerset
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