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John Boyd Textiles Limited

Higher Flax Mills Torbay Road, Castle Cary BA7 7DY, England
+44 1963 350451
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Back in history

Going into this factory that is one of only two in the world that produces woven horse hair for... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2017
Rendel H
Trip into the past

one of the most interesting hours spent in a working museum. John Boyd is one of two working horse... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2014
Paul T
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Sep 1, 2017
“Back in history”
Jul 12, 2014
“Trip into the past”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Higher Flax Mills Torbay Road, Castle Cary BA7 7DY, England
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Reviewed September 1, 2017

Going into this factory that is one of only two in the world that produces woven horse hair for upholstory ,is like entering a Dickensian novel. It seems that much of the machinery could have been there since it started production back in the C19th....More

Thank Rendel H
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Reviewed July 12, 2014

one of the most interesting hours spent in a working museum. John Boyd is one of two working horse hair weavers in the world the other is in Paris. You walk in to the past the old mill it is a grade 2 listed building...More

5  Thank Paul T
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