Sentence Examples

  • The town has an important woollen trade and possesses dyeing and fulling mills.
  • Various arts were attributed to her - shipbuilding, the goldsmith's craft, fulling, shoemaking and other branches of industry.
  • Of Henry de Lacy, earl of Lincoln, in that year gives several interesting facts about the manor; the earl had there a hall or manor-house, a fulling mill, a market every Sunday, and a fair on the feast of St Andrew.
  • From the mention of a fulling mill in 1311 it is possible that woollen manufacture had been begun at that time.
  • The town had 56 fulling-mills; but about this time the industry began to decay, and is now extinct.