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
Brief history of papermaking Hills, R L North Western Museum of Science and Industry 1972
Carew French tidal mill NA [Publisher not known] 1972
Construction of mill dams Leffel, James Noyes Press 1972
Cumberland windmills Hughes, J Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society 1972
Derbyshire’s old lead mines and miners Rieuwerts, J H Moorland Publishing Co. 1972
Development of grain milling machines NA Unknown 1972
Development of grain milling machines NA Audio Typing Ltd. 1972
Development of grain milling machines NA Audio Typing Limited 1972
Finch Brothers’ foundry Sticklepath, Okehampton, Devon Major, J Kenneth David & Charles 1972
Getting to know about windmills Whitelaw, Jeffery W Colourmaster Publication 1972
Guide to Draper’s windmill, Margate, Kent Pargeter, Vincent G Draper's Mill Trust 1972
Industrial archaeology Raistrick, Arthur Eyre Methuen 1972
Introduction to Cornish watermills Benney, D E Bradford Barton 1972
James Brindley Bode, H Brindley Mill Preservation Trust 1972
James Watt Webb, Robert N Franklin Watts 1972
Kettridge’s technical dictionary Kettridge, J O Routledge & Kegan Paul 1972
Killhope Lead Crushing Mill Weardale Beadle, Harold L The Schools Museum Service, c/o Bowes Museum 1972
Langs Achterhoekse Molens van Dorsten, H Boekhandel van Someren 1972
Metalliferous mines of Wales Rees, D Morgan [Publisher not known] 1972
Mill Inn, the mill house and Withington Stourton, Michael The Author 1972