Mudcat Café message #387464 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #30259   Message #387464
Posted By: Allan C.
01-Feb-01 - 10:53 AM
Thread Name: Help: Shule Aroon: sell my rock, rod, reel
Subject: RE: Help: Shule Aroon: sell my rock, rod, reel
Here is a site with pictures of drop spindling:

http://www.monroehistoricsociety.org/spinning.html

So, is the "rock" the large disk at the bottom?

Could the "rod" from the song be the shaft of this?

If all the terms in the song related to this process, it would make a lot of sense (to me, at least).