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Introducing the project
The project challenges
Open Learning Opportunities
Sources of information
terms for cloth
Here to Help
Timeline 1650 - 1850
Life on hill farms in Wales 1650 - 1850
Estates in Wales and Enclosures Act
Who told the stories at the time?
Where was Welsh Plains produced ?
Shearing, sorting, carding and spinning
All about Pandys / Fulling Mills
The art and expertise of fullers
Overland transport - Packhorses
Challenges related to wool production - eg moths
The Slave Trade
The Plantation Trade
Life on Plantations
The sugar trade
the stories of Abolition
Changes in Woollen cloth production around 1800
Welsh Woollen Mills
The impact on communities in Mid and North Wales
Wool related words and Idioms in English
Idioms in Cymraig
Brethyn Cartref - the forgotten industry of Wales
Thank you to the NLHF
Thank you to the CRVs and Advisors
Telling the Story "From Sheep to Sugar"
Use of Welsh Plains
The project team have made several visits to Machynlleth
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