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fulling

[′fu̇l·iŋ]
(textiles)
A process in which a felt fabric is pounded with hammers in order to develop firmness.
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The 13th-Century fulling mill near Barrowburn was operated by monks, with records kept by those at Newminster Abbey in Morpeth showing they had built such an operation to process cloth in that area.
The Old Fulling Mill venture is part of a revival of interest in garden history.
Documentary evidence from the Newminster Abbey in Morpeth indicates that a fulling mill which processed cloth was operating at the location early that century - and recent Carbon 14 dating of timbers in the bank confirm that the finds date to that period.
Sessions are at the Old Fulling Mill Museum of Archaeology, on the banks of the River Wear below the Cathedral, from Monday until Friday, July 22, from 11am-2pm daily.
Between 6pm and 8pm on May 13 the Old Fulling Mill Museum of Archaeology will offer free craft sessions, refreshments and a spooky themed storytelling session.
A Roman themed activities, games and drawings workshop is being held from 1pm to 3pm next Tuesday in the Old Fulling Mill Museum.
Dozens of shoppers witnessed the scene on Saturday morning after officers were alerted to water close to the Old Fulling Mill.
The Old Fulling Mill Museum, in Durham City, is showing a range of archaeological discoveries by people in the county using metal detectors.
garden SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING WEEKEND: Enjoy creating spaghetti bridges and marshmallow houses this weekend at Old Fulling Mill, Durham.
Durham's Old Fulling Mill Museum, in the city, hosts the exhibition which features Roman objects found by metal detector users.
uk PESKY PESTS: On Saturday and Sunday from 1pm until 5pm at The Old Fulling Mill Museum, Durham, children are invited to look at real museum specimens and make a scary spider to take home.
The Potters Story has returned to the Old Fulling Mill Museum of Archaeology, in Durham, following strong interest last year, until April 21.