Tanneries of Hampshire County



[Insert article on tanneries]

Article on some tanneries from Yesterday's Review

see article "Comments on Freight" ref bark

From article on Salem Church in the Hampshire Review of Aug .31, 1927: "The first person buried in the cemetery, was Benjamin Taylor, a tanner by trade, who tanned hides the old fashioned way at a tanyard on what is known as the Wills place near Higginsville."

Photographs of the Tannery in Capon Bridge

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