Ways of Old

This DVD looks at the ancient art of thatching an Irish cottage, as well as the now forgottoen Tinsmith, who in  times gone by used to make a large number of utensils used in the country farmhouses.

Broom making, charcoal burning, horse threshing, shoeing a horse, hedging, making walking sticks, hand weaving on an old loom as well as making miniature corn stacks is also shown.

Modern methods are also featured including growing maize, producing butter and cheese at Ballyrashane creamery, producing timber and forestry work past and present and an interesting feature on the laying of the Murphy pipeline, 70 miles long and bringing tus North Sea Gas for the first time.

Price: £10.00
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