Collection ACAC - A C Austin Collection

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A C Austin Collection


  • 1950s-1990s (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

4 boxes containing 20 notebooks, 8 albums and 1 folder

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Archival history

Given to the SPAB Mills Section. Transferred to the Mills Archive with the other SPAB collections in February 2004.

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Scope and content

20 notebooks listing and giving details on windmills in England visited, 1970s-1990s. Mills are numbered and indexed by county in notebook 17.

8 albums containing photographs of windmills in England. Mill numbering corresponds to that in notebooks.

File of correspondence mainly with parish councils re. windmills, 1970s.

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Conditions governing access

This collection may be consulted free of charge at the Mills Archive; please email to arrange an appointment.

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Language of material

  • English

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Archivist's note

Collection level entry by Nathanael Hodge, July 2018.

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Physical storage

  • Box: A C Austin Box 1 - Notebooks
  • Box: A C Austin Box 2 - Photograph albums
  • Box: A C Austin Box 3 - Photograph albums
  • Box: A C Austin Box 4 - Photograph albums and correspondence