Tattie Howkers

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Tattie Howkers

Postby History » Tue Apr 21, 2009 8:40 am

I saw a trailer for a programme on Tattie Howker's in Scotland and it brought back memories of seeing folk in fields around here in the late fifties picking them up by hand. I recall it was mostly women who did the job?. Does anyone have any recollection or photo's of those days.
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