The Woolsack

Submitted by norma on Thu, 08/11/2011 - 12:45

Originally submitted by norma on Wed, 05/18/2011 - 21:30

At one time, England’s Parliament often met in country towns and woolsacks were used as a comfortable form of seating. The famous Woolsack, kept in the House of Lords, commemorates the days when wool represented the wealth of England.