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A Spot of the First Glass Works in Estonia

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Category Historical Attractions, Historical Attractions
Location
Hüti küla, Kõrgessaare vald, Hiiumaa
Coordinates 58.907951, 22.499128
GPS: 58° 54' 29" N, 22° 29' 57" E

Established in 1628 it had 35 workers during its glory days. One of the glass masters
complained to Tallinn that the malice of the local people made him stop working but the
market had been overestimated too and the works was closed down in 1664. Peasants
must have felt relieved for the works had been demanding them extra unpaid working
hours.

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