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Virtual Heritage Walk: The Threads of Paisley – 18 Feb 2021 – 7.30pm

Code: UH-HW13

The Threads of Paisley is a new heritage walk exploring the different textile industries of Paisley, along with other associated industries.  From Linen, Silk & cotton Thread along with weaving, bleaching & dying  all set Paisley on track to become one of the leading textile producers in Scotland and further afield.  Today several of the distinctive bandnames of the 19th century still survive as parts of international companies.   This walk will look at the remains of various industries associated with the town along with some that you may not even have though associated!

Bookings for this event are now closed. The event will be running again later in the year.

Key Information: Date Thursday 18th February 2021 at 7.30pm. Duration 2 hours. Cost £7.00 The Event will be held on Zoom. Zoom Invites will be sent out on the evening of Wednesday 17th Feb.

A previous Textile Heritage Walk @ Sma’ Shot Cottages, Paisley