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Duration: 02:53

Located in the former laundry building on the Torrisdale Castle Estate, the Torrisdale Tannery specialises in the production of naturally coloured sheepskins and deer skins using an ancient tanning method that produces a superior skin. The odour-free tanning method uses only organic materials, tree bark, salt and water. Euan gets a tanning lesson from Tannery owner Mary Macalister Hall.

Available since: Mon 21 Oct 2013

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Landward 2013/2014, Episode 18

18/26 A special programme about life on the Kintyre peninsula.

First broadcast: 25 Oct 2013

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