Mill drawings by Stephen Buckland

Published by the author as a tribute to one of the great characters of British molinology.

A4 softcover, 84 pages New. An arresting collection of drawings chosen as examples of Stephen’s art and minute attention to detail. All the drawings are now deposited with the Mills Archive.

Published in a…

Mill Drawings by Stephen Buckland

A4 softcover, 68 pages. New. An arresting collection of drawings chosen as examples of Stephen’s art and minute attention to detail. All the drawings are now deposited with the Mills Archive.

Published in a limited edition as a tribute to Stephen. One of the best collections of unusual mill drawings.…

Millers of Holgate

Mills Archive Research Publication number 1. A4 40 pages many 27 illustrations and maps

This study concentrates on the men and women who owned and operated this tower mill, built in the 18th century, which alone today survives of the many windmills of York. We learn about the changing technology,…

Windmills of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

Just published!

A4 card covers 116pp well illustrated with B&W photographs and maps. Very detailed gazetteers of the windmills in Hampshire and (separately) the Isle of Wight.

As most of these mills have disappeared, this book brings together valuable historical records, much as the result of research by Ken…

Tocketts

A4 card cover plus 72pp. Many illustrations and maps in b/w

A history of Tocketts Mill and its owners broadened to include the township of the same name. With short accounts of the other mills in the Skelton Beck valley, particularly the West Mill and Howl Beck Mill in Guisborough…

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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Mills of Sussex

This is an A4 soft cover booklet, 30pp, in very good condition.

This is a key Stage 2 study, put together by the West Sussex History Unit as part of the National Curriculum.

It includes starting points for teachers and pupils, historical backgrounds, suggested classroom activities as well as examples…

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Molens in Drente in oude ansichten

A book exploring the windmills of Drente through historic images and postcards.

A hard cover book in good condition, with over fifty reproduction images (b/w). 150 mm x 210 mm.

Please note: the text in this book is in Dutch.

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Mills of Canada

In her enthusiasm to chronicle the past of the Canadian mill, and to find and photograph those which still exist, Carol Priamo has produced a thorough and engrossing account. The book includes over two hundred and twenty photos (more than fifty in full colour), drawings and historical documents. Her travels…

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Brixton windmill

An excellent guide exploring the history and workings of Brixton Windmill. This edition features a mill timeline, drawings and illustrations and numerous colour photographs.

An A5 guide, card cover, 32pp.

Mill Memories

Sold to support the Friends of Windmill Gardens

Booklet 23cm x 17cm, 64pp. A collection of stories and recollections of Brixton residents and their families who have lived and worked around the windmill. Brixton windmill will be 200 years old in 2016.

Persian windmills

Also available new at £12

Bibliotheca Molinologica, Volume 10.

Good quality second hand copy. A field study of the ancient horizontal windmills in eastern Iran and western Afghanistan. A4 size, 65 pages, with illustrations and photographs in black and white.

T I M S series Bibliotheca Molinologica…

French millstones

Reduced from £15

Notes on the Millstone industry at La Ferte sous Jouarre

Rare; Second-hand in good condition; cover slightly discoloured (see scan). Bibliotheca Molinologica Volume 11. A4 76pp with reproduction of the 1750 Cassini map as a loose insert

T I M S series Bibliotheca Molinologica contain…

Guide to the United States patents for windmills and wind engines, 1793-1950

Bibliotheca Molinologica volume 18.

Sold to Support TIMS A valuable chronological list with inventor index of all US patents on this rapidly growing area of technology over 150 years; 121 pages The chronological guide includes patent date, patent number, brief description of the invention, name of the patentee, and place…

Guide to the United States patents for windmills and wind engines, 1793-1950

Also available new at £12

Good quality second-hand copy A valuable chronological list with inventor index of all US patents on this rapidly growing area of technology over 150 years; 121 pages The chronological guide includes patent date, patent number, brief description of the invention, name of the patentee,…

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