Interested in heritage and textiles? Why not pop down to the Archive for our open morning on Wednesday 3rd July between 10 am and midday, free of charge.
Even on really hot and sunny days the wonderful gang of volunteers here at Sunny Bank Mills Archive are hard at work. Cleaning and helping to preserving the collection and researching as they go. The selvedge reels discovered the other week are being painstakingly cleaned revealing much more of there former glory. The Guard books… Read more »
Inspired by cloth and textiles or just curious to see what is in our Archive collection? Why not come and take a look at our free open morning on Wednesday 5th June between 10 am and Midday.
In another area of Sunny Bank Mills these bobbins have been found a new discovery for our Archive collection. These are called Name list bobbins and are the threads of polyester and cotton used to name the fabrics on the salvedge edge. The salvedge edge is the tightly woven edge of a fabric. It prevents the side… Read more »
Why not come and explore our amazing collection here at Sunny Bank Mills free of charge on Wednesday May 1st from 10am till midday.
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