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TITLE
Mancur Scales
EXTERNAL ID
AB_HFM_BOTHY_19
PLACENAME
Newtonmore
DISTRICT
Badenoch
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Kingussie and Insh
DATE OF IMAGE
28 September 2007
CREATOR
Jamie Gaukroger
SOURCE
Am Baile
ASSET ID
332
KEYWORDS
sheep
shepherding
Mancur Scales

Presmuchrach Bothy, now relocated to the Highland Folk Museum. It was originally built in the early 1900s at Presmuchrach near Dalwhinnie using approximately 65 recycled railway sleepers.

This photograph shows a set of Mancur scales used for weighing wool. These were frequently inaccurate and were banned many years ago.

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Mancur Scales

INVERNESS: Kingussie and Insh

sheep; shepherding

Am Baile

Highland Folk Museum - Sheep Fank & Bothy

Presmuchrach Bothy, now relocated to the Highland Folk Museum. It was originally built in the early 1900s at Presmuchrach near Dalwhinnie using approximately 65 recycled railway sleepers.<br /> <br /> This photograph shows a set of Mancur scales used for weighing wool. These were frequently inaccurate and were banned many years ago.