Coke oven operative's protective suit

Made:
1981 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

Coke oven operative's protective suit in yellow wool gaberdine (trousers and jacket), pair of chrome leather and cotton gloves, 'Airstream' helmet, battery pack, and belt, unsigned, British, 1981. Trousers and jacket are water repellant and flame resistant, Zirpro treated wool. Clothing used at British Steel Corporation's Redcar works.

Details

Category:
Protective Clothing
Object Number:
1981-383
type:
water protection
credit:
British Steel Corporation. Special Steels Division
status:
Permanent collection

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