Our reference library at Watlington House holds thousands of printed books, pamphlets, journals and maps, including most of the standard works on traditional mills and milling, as well as a large number of specialist publications dealing with various topics and specific sites around the world.

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Book title Author(s) Publisher Publication year
A to Z of Kent mill owners and associated occupations 1899 2 authors R & A Longley Publications 2006
A-Z of Norfolk windmills 2 authors Halsgrove 2011
Aberford in time past 3 authors Countryside Publications 1983
Archaeology of the English windmill c.1200 - c.1700 (Dissertation) Bonwick, Luke University of Reading 2003
Barcombe mills Austen, Brian Sussex Industrial Archaeology Society 2014
Batsford guide to the industrial archaeology of Central Southern England 2 authors B.T. Batsford Ltd. 1980
Beauty of Norfolk Ashley, Hallam Jarrold n.d.
Bedfordshire windmills Elliott, J Steele Bedfordshire Historical Records Society 1931
Berkshire windmills Blythman, Guy The Author 2007
Berney Arms Hutchinson, Sheila The author 2001
Bibliografie van de korenmolen in Europa Houwaard, Frank CIP-gegevens Koninklijke Bibliotheek 1988
Boston windmills 2 authors Windmill Publications n.d
Boyd family millwrights and engineers of Hull Moseley, Janet Janet Moseley 2017
Brief guide to the industrial heritage of West Yorkshire Thompson, W J Association for Industrial Archaeology 1989
Brill Bateson, F W The Brill Society 1985
Building a windmill NA Avoncroft Museum of Buildings n.d.
Bygone corn mills in the Horsham area Coomber, George H W Horsham Museum Society 1996
Chairman’s report to the annual general meeting of the Hampshire Buildings Preservation Trust Drummond, Maldwin Historic Buildings Bureau - Hampshire County Planning Department 1990
Charm of old Surrey Alderman, H M Trefoil Publishing 1931
Cheshire history NA Cheshire Community Council Local History Committee 1983