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 
Einfälle statt Abfälle Windkraft 3 Kuhtz, Christian Einfälle statt Abfälle 2001
Wie man Wasserräder baut Brüdern, Richard self-published by the author 2006
O’Hara mill : an historical monument being preserved by Moira River Conservation Authority NA Moira River Conservation Authority n.d.
History of inventions and discoveries, vol.1 Beckmann, John J Bell 1797-1814
History of inventions and discoveries, vol.2 Beckmann, John J Bell 1797-1814
History of inventions and discoveries, vol.3 Beckmann, John J Bell 1797-1814
History of inventions and discoveries, vol.4 Beckmann, John J Bell 1797-1814
Abortion of the young steam engineer’s guide 2 authors Fry and Kammerer 1805
Dictionary of arts and sciences, Vol 1 Gregory, G Richard Phillips 1806
Dictionary of arts and sciences, Vol 2 Gregory, G Richard Phillips 1807
Young mill-wright and miller’s guide Evans, Oliver M Carey & Son, Philadelphia 1821
Chronicles of London Bridge Thomson, Richard Smith Elder 1827
Treatise on the steam engine Farey, John Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green 1827
Millwright’s guide: a practical treatise on the construction of all kinds of mill work ... Nicholson, John [Publisher not known] 1830
Journal of a residence in Norway during the years 1834, 5, 6, etc. Laing, Samuel Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans 1836
Tracts on hydraulics Tredgold, Thomas M. Taylor 1836
Millwright and engineer’s pocket companion Templeton, William Simkin Marshall & Co 1837
Dictionary of arts, manufactures and mines Ure, Andrew Longman, Orme, Brown, Green 1839
Expériences sur la roues hydrauliques a axe vertical 2 authors Librairie scientifique-industrielle de L. Mathias 1840
Pigot & Co’s British atlas comprising the counties of England NA J. Pigot & Co. 1840