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A Guided Tour of the Axminster Carpet Factory (IA Section)

Tue. 22 October 2019 at 2:30 pm

£3 – £5

This guided tour of the Axminster Carpet Factory, Axminster will show us the manufacture of quality carpets on both Axminster and Wilton looms. The tour begins at 2.30 and should last about 1½ hours.

The factory (not the Heritage Centre or the Factory Outlet Shop) is to be found at the end of the cul-de-sac, Woodmead Road, that runs SW from the A358 and lies to the S of the railway station and the B3261. The post code is EX13 5PQ. There is ample parking at the factory where we will meet at 2.30 pm.

Numbers are limited to 20, so registration is required.

Cost: £3 for DA members and £5 for non-members.

Details

Date:
Tue. 22 October 2019
Time:
2:30 pm
Cost:
£3 – £5
Event Categories:
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Organiser

Industrial Archaeology Section (Richard Pocock)
Phone:
01884 855 450
Email:
richarddpocock@gmail.com