Hop Picking

Along with many other East End families, the only holiday Geezer,Ted Lewis’ family had each year was a working holiday Hop Picking in Kent in September.  It was his annual holiday for the the first ten years of his life. Here he recalls that time.

There is information on Hop Picking on the Museum of London website. Or if you google Hop Picking in Kent you can find several accounts of people’s experience of Hop Picking.

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