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Fort Montgomery: Try Colonial Flax Processing!

  • Fort Montgomery State Historic Site 690 Route 9W Fort Montgomery, NY (map)

Using antique tools, discover how flax was processed into linen thread in the Colonial era. See a flax break, scutching knife, heckles and spinning wheel in action! This is a hands-on, family friendly program! No registration necessary. For more information please call (845) 446-2134.

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