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This evening, I am posting information on the famous fabric as produced in my favourite shop on Harris in the Outer Hebrides.
This is a fascinating shop and workshop using traditional weaving loom under management of a very experienced lady.
The key qualifications for Harris Tweed are:

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Today, I went on a short walk to make contact with a local Kiltmaker. On return went past Eastwood House, Rouken Glen of which two pics are provided below.

The lands of Rouken Glen Park originally belonged to the Scottish Crown and then to the Earls of Eglinton. It takes its name from the old Rock End Meal Mill in the glen.

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