A cooper is someone in the trade of making utensils, casks, drums and barrels
and other accessories, usually out of wood, but sometimes using other materials.
Today in Colonial Williamsburg, the master cooper, his journeymen, and
apprentices ... Many colonial coopers worked on plantations to produce the many
This page describes the work of a colonial cooper. Did you know that coopers
made a type of barrel called a hogshead, which was used to ship huge quantities
Coopers works to create casks for things like tobacco, flour and gunpowder, to
store liquids and ship items. Coopers usually worked on plantations, but some ...
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Aug 22, 2012 ... This is a video of 'Jack the Cooper' making barrels as they would have been
crafted in the 18th century. The annual Revolutionary ... Moland Reenactment
Cooper Colonial Barrels .... Making barrels for Guiness in old times!
Cooper or Barrel maker. On early census records an occupation listed was "
Cooper." I thought it might be .... Colonial Williamsburg Cooper · Williamsburg
A cooper makes and repairs round wooden containers such as pails, casks, and
tubs. ... (Farming was generally a desirable occupation in early America.) ...
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Apr 23, 2011 ... The Cooper at Colonial Williamsburg. Dicecatt ... Colonial Williamsburg Hay
Cabinet Shop Tour (part 1) "Outside the Shop" - Duration: 6:50.
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Jun 8, 2011 ... Interview with Ramona Vogel, journeyman cooper at Colonial Williamsburg. April
Farmers in colonial times tended livestock and grew food for their families as well
as ... Coopers or barrel-makers crafted casks to hold commodities like flour, ...