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Edwardian Farm: Making rope from sisel fiber

In the BBC series Edwardian Farmarchaeologists Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn and historian Ruth Goodman work on a British farm for an entire year in the manner that it would have been run during the Edwardian era (1901-1919).

In this clip, they are making rope from sisel fiber.

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