Bridge of Weir, Splitting, various shot of the hides being split into layers

Bridge of Weir, Splitting, detail of the split hides.

> Splitting

The hide is split into two layers. The grain layer (top) is used in the manufacture of Bridge of Weir Leather. The flesh split (bottom) is sold to other manufacturers for the production of suede, or to the food industry as a source of collagen.

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