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18TH CENTURY LIVING HISTORY IN AUSTRALIA.

Thursday, 28 August 2014

Portugal. Cork harvesting, processing and use 60 years ago.

This would have been the way it was done in the 18th century. Note the axes used, these are  still still being made and used today.





5 comments:

Matt Lasur said...

Thank you Keith for posting this wonderful video!! I had no idea that cork could be made into so many useful items.. Matt

Matt Lasur said...

Thank you Keith for postind this wonderful video on cork harvesting and processing!! I had no idea of it many uses..

Keith H. Burgess said...

My pleasure Matt, glad you like it.
Regards, Keith.

Sara Seydak said...

Always nice to see my country being represented in such a way. Thanx Keith!

Keith H. Burgess said...

My pleasure Sara.
Regards, Keith.