PG 78
PG 78

PG 78

Regular price RM2.50 MYR RM2.50 MYR Sale

Size: 155 x 100mm
Paper: 350gsm
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Description at the back: The Paint Plant 'B' conveyor at the MG Rover Plant, Longbridge. Birmingham, England, 2006.
Photographer: Peter Marlow

Longbridge plant is an industrial complex in Longbridge, Birmingham, England. Opened in 1905, by the late 1960s Longbridge employed around 25,000 workers, building cars including the original Mini. In April 2005, MG Rover Group collapsed and leaving more than 6,000 workers without jobs.

Peter Marlow (1952 - 2016) was a British news photographer, and member of Magnum Photos. Alongside Chris Steele-Perkins, he founded Magnum's London office in 1987. He served as the agency's president twice and was vice-president numerous times. He receives Honorary Fellowship of the Royal Photographic Society, Bath, UK in 2006.