Black and white photograph of Sarah MacFarlane at her spinning wheel in the 1920s.

Sarah MacFarlane carding wool at her spinning wheel behind her house in Vaull in the 1920s.


Object Details

Other Number: B102

Sarah MacFarlane at her spinning wheel by her house in Vaul in the 1920s

When most of her family died of TB, a deputation of local crofters persuaded her and her one remaining son to move into a new house that they built for them in a day down by the shore. The roof was sealed with road tar that, if put on too hot, ran down the walls.
Normal Location: Photograph Shelves: photographs – B100-199
Current Location: normal location

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