Clockwise from top left: Smyth & Co, Balbriggan; Dunville whiskey distillery, Belfast; Cleeve Bros, Limerick; roughing flax, Belfast; Building the Oceanic at Harland and Wolff, Belfast; and Atkinson’s poplin factory, Merchant’s Arch, Dublin.

The working lives of Irish men, women and children in the run up to the 1913 Lockout are on display in an exhibition of photographs to be opened today(...)