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Jilly McMad
11-12-07, 17:35
Warper?

cant seem to find it....

I'm thinking it may have something to do with weaver??? would that be right ?

Jilly x

Just Barbara
11-12-07, 17:37
Yes.............look up Trowbridge museum they have a bit about it......;)

vikki brace
11-12-07, 17:40
A Warper was a person who set the warp thread on the looms.

I'm sure someone on WDYTYA had an ancestor who worked on the looms and they discussed the warpers (might be wrong though)

EDIT - Just checked it was Bill Oddie - Ancestor was weaver in Rochdale

Darksecretz
11-12-07, 17:44
Deary me...

fancy not looking here first.........

http://www.familytreeforum.com/wiki/index.php/Big_Book_-_W

:o:);)

Jilly McMad
11-12-07, 17:45
oh brilliant....thanks all xxx

Snowdrops in Bloom
11-12-07, 17:51
This seems a bit of a daft thread to me!!!

Can't you ask a sensible question? :)

Jilly McMad
11-12-07, 17:53
you can away an' beil yer heid hen!!!! roflmao


i seen your name had added and i thought to meself....this had better be good!! pmsl but it wisny...it wiz your usual tat!! lolololololololol

Snowdrops in Bloom
11-12-07, 17:58
*tuts* and walks off thread.

Jilly McMad
11-12-07, 18:02
roflmao

Snowdrops in Bloom
11-12-07, 18:18
what? ................ did I walk funny like?

Jilly McMad
11-12-07, 18:19
how many times did you retype that one then!! lol i'm off to the gen board...

Snowdrops in Bloom
11-12-07, 18:22
Just the once for your Jilly, just the once!!

......................... and there's no escaping me (especially if you tell me where you're going), I check out ALL the posts. *runs off laughing maniacally*

colin edmundson
12-12-07, 00:40
Warper?

cant seem to find it....

I'm thinking it may have something to do with weaver??? would that be right ?

Jilly x Jilly Take a look at this site and click on Armely Mills

Colin

colin edmundson
12-12-07, 00:41
Jilly Take a look at this site and click on Armely Mills

Colin Sorry Jilly Here it is

Woolen Industry in England</head> (http://www.maggieblanck.com/Land/WE.html)

Jilly McMad
12-12-07, 03:04
oh wow Colin thanks!!! some really great pics there especially!! xx