Now accepting custom processing orders.
Karin and Georgi skirting fleeces in our tent while building renovations were underway. We moved in August 20. All our our equipment has arrived; and we are getting ready for Southern Adirondack Fiber Festival Sept. 25-26.
WE RE-OPENED AUGUST 9
Thank you to everyone for their outpouring of support following the fire and through our move.
We will never be able to adequately thank the firefighters from more than a dozen local
fire companies who risked their lives to save our business.
And, a special thanks to the Carmody Family for allowing us to move into to their building;
and working with us to quickly accomplish the renovations.
Our new location:
2532 State Rte 40 (Next to USDA Building)
Greenwich, NY 12834
518 692 2700 FAX 518 692 2770
View media account of the fire in our old building >>>
YES! We are still buying high quality wool, goat, and alpaca fleeces.
- Kate 518 692-8684 (h)
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Battenkill Fibers Carding and Spinning Mill Ready to Open
Our carder being unloaded (May 14)
One of the pieces destroyed by the fire June 28. A replacement machine is on order.
The plyer arriving from Massachusetts (June 11).
Shown here: plant manager Dan Kimball (l.) and millwright Rich Pauquette. Photo by Sarah Grove.
Plyer motor was out of the shop at the time of the fire being rebuilt in Glens Falls - so it's fine!
Plyer in place.
See card in place on right and skein winder on left. These pieces were joined by the picker (June 16) and the spinner and cone winder (June 17). Now we're gaining!
We also lost the spinner in the fire. A replacement has been ordered.
PO Box 705 | Salem, NY 12865 | 518 692 2700 | 518 692 2770 FAX