Raw Oxford Down Shearling ewe fleeces

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A whole Oxford Down fleece freshly shorn from our own sheep.

These are shearling ewe fleeces (The sheeps first haircut) so are excellent quality.

These fleeces have had an intial tidy up to remove the worst of the debris but are unwashed.

Weight approximately 3.5kg

Staple length - 10cm

Beautiful crimp, strong fibres, even colouring

Perfect for home spinning, needle felting or weaving.

Oxford produces the heaviest fleece of any of the Down breeds. It
shears a valuable commercial fleece of long-staple, light-shrinking wool
which is commonly used for hosiery, knitting yarns and felts" Extract taken from the Oxford Down Sheep Breeders Association website

4 to choose from, Collection from Park Farm, Hook Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN5 3NY or delivery by courier can be arranged at cost. Please email to discuss your requirements.

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Collection address: Park Farm, Hook Street, Swindon, Wiltshire SN5 3NY

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