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Skelfhill Clipping, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/1617

Scope and Contents

Photograph of a group of men, women and children in front of a stone barn on a hill watching some men clip the wool off a flock of sheep. The shorn sheep stand in the foreground in the early 20th century at Skelfhill Farm in Hawick, Scotland.


  • 1870s-1930s

Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 81mm

Conditions Governing Access



From the Fonds: 50 boxes, 3,465 slides

Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 81mm


81mm by 81mm

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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