Sanquhar Knitting

These pages are based on the colour booklet by Rowan Reid, which contains the instructions necessary to knit a pair of Sanquhar gloves in the Duke pattern,
They are available (2007 information) for £20 plus P&P from:

gallowaytryst@yahoo.co.uk

Or by Post from:
Rowan Reid
Moniaive
Dumfries
DG3 4HQ

In case of difficulties contact

postmaster@dumfriesmuseum.demon.co.uk

The author is a folklorist, singer, writer and teacher who has dedicated her life to collecting oral traditions.

In 1989 she received a Living Scotland Award from Glenfiddich to research Sanquhar Knitting. This research formed the basis for her M.A. Hons dissertation at the School of Scottish Studies, Edinburgh University.

At present she is living at home in Galloway.


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