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 & G Murray and the cotton mills of Ancoats 2 authors Oxford Archaeology North 2007
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
Abbeydale industrial hamlet NA Sheffield City Museums 1981
Abbeydale industrial hamlet Peatman, Janet Sheffield City Museums 1981
Aberford in time past 3 authors Countryside Publications 1983
Acorn Bank mill Hutt, Duncan North West Mills Group 1995
Acorn Bank mill Hutt, Duncan National Trust 1997
Age by age Jessup, Ronald Michael Joseph 1967
Agricultural implement makers Scourfield, Elfyn Welsh Folk Museum 1983
Albert Mill, Keynsham Day, Joan The Author n.d
Album of Thornton-Cleveleys Rothwell, Catherine Lancashire County Council Library and Leisure Committee 1981
Alderman Frank Hooker Wilmot, Edward Edward Wilmot 1991
Alexander Raby 7 authors Surrey Industrial History Group 2000
Allendale, Tynedale and Derwent lead mines Fairbairn, Raymond A Northern Mine Research Society 2000
Alternative energy strategy for the United Kingdom Todd, R W Centre for Alternative Technology 1977
Alton mill NA Museum of East Anglian Life n.d.
Alton mill NA EARO for the Museum of East Anglian Life n.d.
Alton watermill NA Friends of the Abbot's Hall Museum (Stowmarket) 1974
Alvingham watermill NA [Publisher not known] n.d.