Item BRBC-16512 - Brake wheel, brake and windshaft

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Brake wheel, brake and windshaft


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1 lantern slide and 1 photograph

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Bernard R Billings was a mill enthusiast and photographer who was active in Kent in the early 1930s.


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Internal photograph of an unknown windmill, showing the brake wheel, brake and windshaft - poor original. Both photograph and glass lantern slide.

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This item or a high resolution digital copy may be consulted free of charge at the Mills Archive; please email to arrange an appointment.

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  • Box: Billings Glass Plates Box B