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A plaque to describe the Tenterhooks used to dry and stretch washed cloth in textile mills at Marsden, West Yorkshire

A plaque  to describe the Tenterhooks used to dry and stretch washed cloth in textile mills at Marsden, West Yorkshire Stock Photo
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Contributor:

2ebill / Alamy Stock Photo

Image ID:

C8H0W9

File size:

48.2 MB (4.8 MB Compressed download)

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Dimensions:

5025 x 3350 px | 42.5 x 28.4 cm | 16.8 x 11.2 inches | 300dpi

Date taken:

22 July 2011

Location:

Marsden, West Yorkshire, England, UK

More information:

This is a series of tenterhooks, which were used to stretch and dry washed cloth in the textile mills. The phrase 'being on tenterhooks' comes from the metal hooks attached to the posts.

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