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Survey of mills in Delaware County, Pennsylvania 1826-1880

Softback 144 pages

Following a general introduction, the survey reproduces data on all the mills in the Delaware Valley organised in six lists organised by Location, Type of Mill; Owners, Creek, Product, and Reference Number. There is also a map of the 1826 Survey with a key. The historical sources…

London millwrights

A4 card covers 36pp colour and b/w illus
This study traces the pivotal role of the millwright in the London area during the early industrial revolution when horses, wind and especially water, were the primary power sources. They first came to public notice as a London Society of Journeymen in…

Schöne alte Wassermühlen

167 colour photographs of over 50 watermills in their surroundings taken by two enthusiasts who set themselves the task of discovering the remaining mills in West Germany in the late 1970s; some mills shown on maps no longer existed, others which did exist were not on the maps.

Many of…

MRG Proceedings, Conference 1

Out of print and very rare
A5 booklet Proceedings of the first 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 as te first in a series that has endured for more than 25 years

History of Corn Milling Vols 1 - 4

A rare opportunity to obtain this seminal four volume work at a reasonable price. The books are in excellent condition; the price is lower because they are stamped by the University College of North Wales.

Numerous black and white illustrations.

“We have long been impressed by the scantiness of…

History of Corn Milling Vol 2 Watermills and Windmills

Hardback, 343pp,very good condition. American facsimile on superior paper and slightly larger format then the original.

This classic work covers the evolution of both watermills and windmills: exploring origins and design from the early Greeks and Romans though Norse mills, Domesday and medieval times to modern structures evident in Victorian…

Windmill land

Signed by the author
Very good condition with some foxing
the classic work on Lancashire windmills, concentrating on the windmills of the Fylde

Rare

The Brown Family

A4 Perfect Bound, 48pp plus card covers. This fascinating story details research on the Brown family and the traditional corn mills, steam mills and roller flour mills that they owned and operated in Hertfordshire, Surrey and London from 1810 to 1954.

This history of the Brown family began with Frederick…

Milling and Grain November 2017

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,…

£250 Copyright Licence

This is a discounted commercial copyright licence for commercial publications in the UK for the nominated image previously requested and the receipt should be retained as legal proof of entitlement

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Mills of Man

First Edition with good dust jacket, book condition very good, 224pp.
Describes the rise and fall of wind and water mills with some 35 wonderful photographs (b/w) of old watermills and windmills.

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