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20 Archival description results for Bakeries

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Huffkins, craft baker in Burford, Oxfordshire

This item is a photograph of Huffkins craft baker in Burford, Oxfordshire. A similar but different image appears in Glyn Jones's book 'The Millers', and is dated '2000'. Since this image depicts the same shop and the same person, it is likely to have been taken around the same time, but there is no direct evidence of this.

"There's a new mill by the stream..."

Cutting from 'Argus' describing the history of Gibbet Mill at Rye. The article mentions that the mill was built as a facsimile after the original was burnt down on 13 June 1930, and was owned and maintained by Mr. Alan Webb, who now used it as a bakery.

Downs Mill, Bexhill, and bakery, both in working order

HESS catalogue #1055. The sign had a headboard reading "Speciality Diabetic Bread". The main board reads:- "The Down Mill Bakery. Tel. 541(?). Estab. [?]. Clifford Hoad. Baker and confectioner. Pure Home Made Bread. Birthday cakes. Bride cakes.

Simmons, Herbert Edward Sydney (1901-1973)

Pompeiian mill (animal powered)

Animals were first used to turn millstones in Greece and Italy in the 4th century BC. The ‘hour-glass’ or Pompeiian mill, turned by a donkey or horse, was probably the earliest form of powered mill to be used in Britain, introduced by the Romans in the 1st century AD.

Sidney Abraham's bakers shop

Sidney Abraham, the brother of Alfred the miller, had a bakers shop in nearby Station Road. The building no longer exists, so here it is seen reconstructed as a 3D computer model, and shown in the context of the modern street scene, as it would be if it had survived.

Bilsby Mill without sails

Bilsby Mill near Alford. Sails broke 1931 and was never repaired. Now a bakers. Mr Harold Shinn, grandson of thr original miller is now the baker. Address, the Bakery, Bilsby. (Written on reverse of photo.)
Second copy of the photo is available, but has not been scanned.

Anckorn, Gordon

"Upton Mill facelift soon?"

Cutting from 'Observer' describing the auction of Upton Mill by auctioneers Murch Leftwich and its potential conversion into a home. The article mentions the mill's original use as a bakery by owners Edward Dean and Sons, but also elaborates on its history after that.

"A long way from that old windmill"

Cutting from 'Evening Argus' describing the opening of a new branch of Forfars bakery in Imperial Arcade by owner Mr. Charles Cutress. The article gives a brief history of the bakery, and mentions that Mr. Cutress worked in a mill used for grinding flour for the bakery, which was owned by his grandfather.