Carsphairn Archive

A clog-blocking gang posing for the camera in 1910

Item

ExC_48.jpg

Title

A clog-blocking gang posing for the camera in 1910

Description

The rough-cut blocks, known in the north of England as writhings, were stacked in this way to allow air to circulate and dry them. The wood being blocked here is birch.
Photocopy from magazine/book.

Identifier

ExC_48

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Citation

I&MS, “A clog-blocking gang posing for the camera in 1910,” Carsphairn Archive, accessed May 19, 2024, http://carsphairn.org/CarsphairnArchive/items/show/3936.