Self-covered reprints mainly from the Proceedings of the Newcomen Society, with some from similar technical publications

Sort by   Title   /   Price   /   Publication Year
Essex windmills

This paper on Essex Windmills was originally read at the Science Museum in London in April 1958, to the Newcomen Society.

Written and presented by Rex Wailes, who has long had the reputation as the leading British authority on all things mill related.

With 16 photographs (b/w) as well as…

Out of Stock
Dorset Watermills

The seminal paper on Dorset’s many watermills. with detailed tables descriptions and a total of 25 photographic plates.

This publications is also available with a later, separately published addendum (qv)

Out of Stock
Watermills in Iran

A paper examining the history of water milling in Iran, the sites, gear and operation of many mills and the reasons for their decay from 1960. Reprinted for series of papers IRAN XXXI 1993. Card cover, 28cm x 22cm, 36 pages with monochrome illustrations.

Out of Stock
Aeronautical and Miscellaneous Note-book (ca 1799 - 1826) of Sir George Cayley

With an Appendix Comprising a history of the Cayley Papers.

Cayley was a pioneer of the theory of flight.

Softcover facsimile published as Newcomen Society Extra Publication 1933. Good condition 93 pages with several diagrams. Previous owner’s signature in pencil on fep with the note “Bought of the Newcomen…

Out of Stock

1 of 5 pages

Your basket

Your basket is empty, Continue shopping.

10% discount for Friends

If you are registered as a Friend of the Mills Archive, you automatically qualify for a 10% discount on all purchases.

Become a Friend ...