Wednesday

Nostalgia: Edinburgh’s ‘steamies’ remembered - wrap aprons

Marlyn Price from Lairg forwarded a few links along with her memories of seeing wrap aprons:


".....I remember seeing many women in the 1950s in their wrap around aprons at the Edinburgh steamies. An old pram came in handy for pushing the weekly laundry to and from the steamie....."


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And click here to read a reveiw of a theater production:  "The Steamie"