The Tanneries and Gloving in Milborne Port

The tanneries and gloving formed the core of industrial activity for many years. To view the information presented on our museum display boards, use these links.

Leather tanning (1); Leather tanning (2)

Gloving (1); Gloving (2)

The photograph below shows a UK Navy gunner’s glove from 1943 made at the factory of Silas Dyke: