The Radcliffe Red List of Endangered Crafts

 

Lacrosse stick making

 

The making of wooden lacrosse sticks.

 

Status Extinct
Craft category Wood; Sporting equipment
Historic area of significance
Area currently practised
Origin in the UK
Minimum no. of craftspeople required
Current no. of trainees 0
Current no. of skilled craftspeople 0
Current total no. of craftspeople 0

 

History

 

Techniques

 

Local forms

 

Sub-crafts

 

Issues affecting the viability of the craft

 

Support organisations

 

Craftspeople currently known

  • The last lacrosse stick maker, Tom Beckett of Hattersleys, retired in December 2014.

 

Other information

 

References