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Fair Isle survey

Fair Isle survey

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Published by Bradford University Schools of Archaeological Sciences and Physics in Bradford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by J.R. Hunter.
SeriesOccasional papers / Bradford University Schools of Archaeological Sciences and Physics -- no.7, Occasional paper (University of Bradford. Schools of Archaeological Sciences and Physics) -- no.7.
ContributionsHunter, J. R., University of Bradford. School of Archaeological Sciences., University of Bradford. School of Physics.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14394555M

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Web survey powered by Create your own online survey now with SurveyMonkey's expert certified FREE templates. Closure of Fair Isle Kirk (Church of Scotland) If the Fair Isle Kirk is ultimately closed to the public, church services, weddings, funerals, etc, will continue to be held in the Methodist Church. Fair Isle (/fɛəraɪ̯l/) is a traditional knitting technique used to create patterns with multiple colours. It is named after Fair Isle, one of the Shetland islands. Fair Isle knitting gained considerable popularity when the Prince of Wales (later Edward VIII) wore Fair Isle jumpers in public in Traditional Fair Isle patterns have a limited palette of five or so colours, use only two.

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