Highlands and Islands thatching

  Highlands and Islands thatching The thatching of roofs in the Highlands and Islands tradition, using locally available materials such as marram grass, oat straw, heather, bracken and rush. See also thatching.   Status Critically endangered Historic area of significance Scottish Highlands and Islands Area currently practised Western Isles, Shetland, Scottish Highlands Origin in the … Continue reading Highlands and Islands thatching