The Northern Highlands and the Western Isles Sights

Skye Skyns

  • 17 Lochbay Map It
  • Waternish
  • Industrial Site/Mill/Factory

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

A 10-minute tour of this working tannery gives excellent insight into the process of salting, washing, and preparing sheepskins. You'll learn the source of such phrases as "on tenterhooks" and "stretched to the limits." There are sheepskins in many forms for you to buy.

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17 Lochbay, Waternish, Highland, IV55 8GD, Scotland

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Published 10/27/2015


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