Rewind to darning in tweed mill in 1959 ...

Rothesay - Isle of Bute Industries Tweed Mill - Darning
Rothesay - Isle of Bute Industries Tweed Mill - Darning

This picture appears to date from around 1959.

It shows a woman darning in a tweed mill in Rothesay – but we have no further information.

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