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    Warper?

    cant seem to find it....

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

    Jilly x
    Jilly "keeping the grin gear working" McMad



    http://JillysMcMadHouse.synthasite.com

    #2
    Yes.............look up Trowbridge museum they have a bit about it......;)

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      #3
      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
      Vikki -
      Researching Titchmarsh and Tushingham

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        #4
        Deary me...

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

        http://www.familytreeforum.com/wiki/...p/Big_Book_-_W

        :o;)
        Julie
        They're coming to take me away haha hee hee..........

        .......I find dead people

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          #5
          oh brilliant....thanks all xxx
          Jilly "keeping the grin gear working" McMad



          http://JillysMcMadHouse.synthasite.com

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            #6
            This seems a bit of a daft thread to me!!!

            Can't you ask a sensible question?

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              #7
              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
              Jilly "keeping the grin gear working" McMad



              http://JillysMcMadHouse.synthasite.com

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                #8
                *tuts* and walks off thread.

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                  #9
                  roflmao
                  Jilly "keeping the grin gear working" McMad



                  http://JillysMcMadHouse.synthasite.com

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                    #10
                    what? ................ did I walk funny like?

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                      #11
                      how many times did you retype that one then!! lol i'm off to the gen board...
                      Jilly "keeping the grin gear working" McMad



                      http://JillysMcMadHouse.synthasite.com

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                        #12
                        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*

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                          #13
                          Originally posted by Jilly McMad View Post
                          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

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                            #14
                            Originally posted by colin edmundson View Post
                            Jilly Take a look at this site and click on Armely Mills

                            Colin
                            Sorry Jilly Here it is

                            Woolen Industry in England</head>

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                              #15
                              oh wow Colin thanks!!! some really great pics there especially!! xx
                              Jilly "keeping the grin gear working" McMad



                              http://JillysMcMadHouse.synthasite.com

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