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TITLE
Morefield Brae Crofters
EXTERNAL ID
ULMPH_2000_0576
PLACENAME
Morefield
DISTRICT
Lochbroom
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochbroom
SOURCE
Ullapool Museum
ASSET ID
40347
KEYWORDS
sheep shearing
crofting
Morefield Brae Crofters

This photo shows three Morefield Brae crofters, shearing some sheep. From left to right is Kenny Urquhart, Jock Strachan and Murdo Kenneth MacLeod. Before mechanised farming, shearing was done with hand clippers. A shorn fleece should remain in one piece.


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Morefield Brae Crofters

ROSS: Lochbroom

sheep shearing; crofting;

Ullapool Museum

Ullapool Museum Photographic Collection

This photo shows three Morefield Brae crofters, shearing some sheep. From left to right is Kenny Urquhart, Jock Strachan and Murdo Kenneth MacLeod. Before mechanised farming, shearing was done with hand clippers. A shorn fleece should remain in one piece. <br /> <br /> <br /> This image may be available to purchase.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email <a href="mailto: curator@ullapoolmuseum.co.uk">Ullapool Museum</a>