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  • Merry Monty Montgomery
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    Well, you had to be trained. There were plenty of unskilled jobs in the weaving industry, but they were mostly done by teens and older children, or people not capable of more difficult jobs.

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  • tessie31082
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    thank you. did you have to be skilled?

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  • maudarby
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    Looks like worsted weaver
    Moggie

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  • Merry Monty Montgomery
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    worsted =

    A tightly twisted woollen yarn spun from long-staple wool

    A woollen fabric with a hard textured surface and no nap; woven of worsted*yarns "he wore a worsted suit"

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  • Merry Monty Montgomery
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    It's worsted weaver

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  • tessie31082
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    can you read this occupation?

    RG10; Piece: 4465; Folio: 42 for Thomas and Margaret Hatch
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