Lincoln - Textile Terms Dictionary - All Fiber Arts
|Lincoln - Common textile terms and their meaning**|
Lincoln - Textile Terms
|Lincoln sheep are quite large with long, wavy wool. Lincoln sheep are thought to be the parent of all longwool breeds in England.|
Lincoln fleece has high tensile strength, softness and good lustre making it a good choice for knitting, blending with mohair or making carpets.
|Fibre Length||Quality||Fleece Weight|
|7 - 14 inches||36 - 40s||6 - 12 kg.|