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|sheila||Help: Shule Aroon: sell my rock, rod, reel (59* d)||RE: Help: Shule Aroon: sell my rock, rod, reel||01 Feb 01|
Years ago, I used to give spinning demonstrations. I have always understood the rock to be the distaff, and the reel, that on which the yarn was wound. Those, and the wheel, would have been important possessions when country people still produced most of their own clothing.