The process of oak-bark tanning at Baker’s

Courtesy of Terry Dear, here is a video showing how a traditional English oak-bark tannage of cattlehide is done:

(copy and paste into your browser, for some reason linking or embedding ain’t working…)

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2 thoughts on “The process of oak-bark tanning at Baker’s

  1. thanks for posting this – it’s from a BBC show called The Edwardian Farm; they showed how Edwardian shoes were made in the following programme

    1. Yes, I remember you mentioning a documentary on SuFu a while back…and Terry must have watched it as you did.
      I would like to watch the full documentary someday.

      Still trying to get the video embedding to work, awfully frustrating 😦

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