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MRG Proceedings, Conference 2

A5 booklet Proceedings of the annual conference of the Mills Research Group, a UK-based group. Each booklet contains research papers on various mill-related themes.
This issue is particularly notable for the extensive paper by Stephen Buckland on the windmill designs of John Smeaton

Topics include:
Windmills and Populations
Some…

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Blanket makers

Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No dust jacket. First American Edition xii, 205pp, 25 plates, 2 fldg. charts

Witney Oxfordshire was the heart of blanket industry and has kept its character as an old wool town, this is the history of Charles Early and Marriot Witney Ltd. which has…

Study pack: Using wind energy to produce an electric current

New and unused, self-assembly required (that is the point!)
Box 24x19x4cm complete.

Experiments to demonstrate the theory and practice of wind energy: where it comes from, how to change it into electrical energy, how to measure wind speed, experiments with wind turbine blades, storing and using wind energy, combining wind…

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Bauanleitung für einen Windgenerator

A4 soft cover, 20pp
German text but clear diagrams,br> Detailed instructions about how to construct a wind generator of 24V 500W or 12V 500W. It starts with brief overviews of the purpose, the choice of location, the experience of the author and the skills required, before going in more detail into…

Windmill land

Good condition, the cover is slightly worn and discoloured, so lower price. Internally very good indeed and inscribed by the author on fep
the classic work on Lancashire windmills, concentrating on the windmills of the Fylde

Historische Mühlen und ihre Technik

A4 hardback in publisher’s shrink wrapping
Technical drawings of 46 individual wind and water mills, mainly in northern and central Germany and one in Poland, with a description of the history and ownership of each.
Some of the mills were selected as typical examples of specific types, and others because…

Wind and windspinners

As new, A4 card covers, 140pp A guide to wind energy sources and generating electricity.

Chapter headings list: 1. Wind Energy. Sections include: Equity/ Rent concept of energy, Energy in general, Efficiency in general, percentage efficiency, wind energy in the wind, increasing usable energy etc.

  1. Generating electricity. Sections…

Milling and Grain December 2016

Milling and Grain is the Successor to Milling (established in 1891). It is now a high quality A4 size full colour magazine with a worldwide circulation

It is now the contemporary milling industry’s most informative and dedicated information source, featuring each month reports on new technology, commodity updates, company profiles,…

Mühlen und Müller in Berlin

Hardback A4 size, 308pp Many b/w diagrams and illustrations, German text; a heavy book

A detailed description of water and windmills in East and West Berlin and in Spandau. The first two chapters consider early milling from crushers to animal-powered mills and types of mill: hulling, fulling, tanning, paper-making and…

Die Westfälische Mühlenstrasse

Hardback112 pages with 8-page English summary. A heavy book.

The book describes 28 wind and water mills in the Minden-Lübbecke district of Westphalia, out of nearly 40 in the area. Since 1978 they have featured on a mill route, designed as a tourist attraction.

There are a number of different…

Windmühlen Im Wandel der Jahrhunderte

84pp hardback book

This book focuses on windmills in the Lower Rhine region of Germany, from Cologne in the south to Kleve (Cleves) in the north, while putting them in the European context. The inner front cover shows a map of the Lower Rhine with 61 windmills, indicating their current…

Wassermuhlen Romantik

Films of 213 watermills in Germany and the Netherlands. Two DVDs with 82pp explanatory booklet/gazetteer. English German and Dutch
Includes 70 min documentary on the development of the watermill

Milling and Grain October 2016

Milling and Grain is the Successor to Milling (established in 1891). It is now a high quality A4 size full colour magazine with a worldwide circulation

It is now the contemporary milling industry’s most informative and dedicated information source, featuring each month reports on new technology, commodity updates, company profiles,…

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