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INDUSTRIAL > TEXTILE INDUSTRY SITE > TEXTILE MILL > FLAX DRESSING SHOP
INDUSTRIAL > INDUSTRIAL BUILDING > MILL > TEXTILE MILL > FLAX DRESSING SHOP
PREFERRED TERM
FLAX DRESSING SHOP  
ENTRY TERMS
  • Heckling Shop
SCOPE NOTE
  • A building used for the preparatory processes in which long and short staple flax fibres were separated by passing through combs. Flax dressing or 'heckling' shops may be located both on and off mill sites.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/71828
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/71828
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