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The ancient craft of vellum-making

Duration: 01:04

Master vellum makers of old were often kidnapped for their skils. Michael discovers why as he learns the basics of the craft.

Available since: Mon 13 Jan 2014

This clip is from

Great British Railway Journeys Series 5, Bletchley to Newport Pagnell

7/20 Michael visits Wolverton, the first purpose-built railway town, and learns to make vellum.

First broadcast: 14 Jan 2014

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