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Washroom

Weekly clothes wash was a major task.

Our washroom contains two early washing machine, one marketed as "the housewife’s darling" designed to reduce the backbreaking labour.

A classic mangle and examples of the old “smoothing irons are also on display.

A link to BathtubA link to Darling washing machineA link to Hedley soap barA link to Washing machine and mangle

The Wick Society
18 - 27 Bank Row, Wick, Caithness, KW1 5EY

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