A good yarn

A Good Yarn

Aberdeen Maritime Museum

11 February to 16 June 2012

Aberdeen has a long and illustrious history of manufacturing textiles of all kinds. The Broadford Works was once the largest employer in Aberdeen and the last textile mill in the city. This display represents the later days of Richards Plc, after they switched to producing synthetic yarns for knitwear and furnishings.Aberdeen has a long and illustrious history of manufacturing textiles of all kinds. The Broadford Works was once the largest employer in Aberdeen and the last textile mill in the city.

This display represents the later days of Richards Plc, after they switched to producing synthetic yarns for knitwear and furnishings.