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Spinning loom

From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC

Description
8 spinning looms, wooden.Long with metal caps on ends (like tyres). Appear like heavy duty cotton reels
Size
L 23 cm x Diam 10 cm
Object Registration
L3417
Keywords
wool mills tatura victoria, cleckheat wool mill, spinning looms
Historical information
Cleckheaton, Yorkshire, set up a spinning mill in Tatura in 1958 (Shepparton 1949) for approx. 30 years. When closing down some items were given away. These were given to Mr and Mrs A. Knee. The mill employed many locals.
When Made
early 1950's
Last updated
23 Feb 2019 at 1:54PM