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Matthew Fowlds

Mr Matthew Fowlds

Period:
19th Century
Description:

This photograph is captioned;

" Mr Matthew Fowlds, Fenwick, Ayrshire's Centenarian. The Oldest working weaver in Britain."

 

Fowlds is pictured seated outside his cottage in which worked.

Materials/Media:
photograph
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
KH/A362c
Digital Number:
EAPG103n
Creation Date:
1906
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council