Home Tomioka Silk Mill Digital archives The digital archive details

Inside of the Silk-reeling Plant

238_ext_01_0_L.jpg
Silk reeling place proud of world's largest scale to in those days. It was built as building which performed "silk reeling" to pick up thread in 1872 by cocoon. Automatic silk reeling device made by Nissan set up during from 1965 to 55 is installed in the silk reeling place inside. Silk reeling device to exist is stored in state at the time of shutdown of March, 1987 (Showa 62).