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TITLE
Wool Washers
EXTERNAL ID
PC_PRISCUS_WCS6392
PLACENAME
Harris
DISTRICT
Harris
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Harris
PERIOD
1890s
CREATOR
George Washington Wilson
SOURCE
Mark Butterworth - Priscus
ASSET ID
29626
KEYWORDS
Harris
wool
spinning
Wool Washers

This photograph was taken by Scottish photographer George Washington Wilson (1823-93) and was used to illustrate talks he gave on Highland history. The following description is taken from Washington Wilson's own lecture notes.

The subject shows their manner of washing wool in process of preparation for spinning.

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Wool Washers

INVERNESS: Harris

1890s

Harris; wool; spinning

Mark Butterworth - Priscus

Imaging the Past

This photograph was taken by Scottish photographer George Washington Wilson (1823-93) and was used to illustrate talks he gave on Highland history. The following description is taken from Washington Wilson's own lecture notes.<br /> <br /> The subject shows their manner of washing wool in process of preparation for spinning.