Description"This area was once the site of Hexham's tanning industry. The fast-flowing waters of two burns were used in the preparation of the hides. Sheepskin gloves called Hexham Tans were popular but cheaper imports saw a decline in manufacture in the 1830s." Photo by John Sutton, 2021.
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Further informationLink: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/6900440
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Added by: Simon Cotterill
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Picture Taken: 2021-07-12