Corn mill drawings of John Brandrick

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Hardback, 106pp, square format 210mm x 210mm with over 200 colour & 20 b&w illustrations of watermills and windmills.

On retirement John Brandrick decided, as a hobby, that he would put his architectural and mechanical draughting skills to use by carrying out surveys and preparing…

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Wheat flour milling from millstones to rollers

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NBR> Wheat flour milling underwent a radical change during the 25 year period from 1875 to 1900. The drive for the change came from continental Europe and the United States, where new flour mills had been built containing sophisticated machinery developed in an attempt…

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The mill and the Murrell

Soft cover, very good condition, 58pp., 21cm x 15cm. with many b/w plates, drawings and maps. A Post Mill stood in Barnham in 1723. Today only the tower survives, but it is unique, being the only windmill for miles around with the original machinery intact. The history and working of…

Stability in windmills and the sunk postmill

Bibliotheca Molinologica, Volume 6

A mathematical study about the early postmill, based on the careful interpretation of archaeological findings. A4 size, 40 pages, with illustrations in black and white. First published 1981.

T I M S series Bibliotheca Molinologica contain monographs each focussing on a specific issue. A4 size.…

The horizontal watermill

Bibliotheca Molinologica volume 12

A monograph focussing on the origin and development of the worlds first prime mover. The complete overview.

96 pages, with many illustrations in black and white.

Devon mill

An A5 booklet, 44pp, soft cover.

An extremely detailed guide, exploring the in depth history of the mill, past as present.

Included are a wide selection of photographs (b/w) and detailed diagrams, as well as a short survey of the mill in the appendix.

Lurgashall mill

8 page A5 card booklet with schematic diagram of the machinery and sections on the history of the mill and its restoration, the machinery, the ancillary machinery together with a location map

Mill Green mill

An A5 guide, card cover, 16pp, in good condition.

A short history and guide to the mill. An interesting historic perspective, from Domesday records, landlords and tenants, to the last millers and the later restoration.

Includes a selection of line drawings, illustrations and photographs (b/w).

Sarehole mill guide

This is a soft cover guide, A5, 17pp.

The guide was produced shortly after the mill re-opened to the public in July 1969. It covers the deterioration and restoration of the mill, and includes descriptions of the buildings and machinery.

Also included are some small illustrations, line drawn diagrams, and…

Y Felin

A brief introduction to the history and working of this Welsh water mill.

Includes several diagrams and illustrations.

A5, soft cover, 9pp.

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