Collection MCGE - Bryan McGee Collection

Inscription, Eastham Windmill, Cape Cod, Massachusetts Eastham Windmill, Cape Cod, Massachusetts

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Bryan McGee Collection


  • 1999-2008 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

2 boxes, 1 tube rolled papers, 1 folder, set of manufacturers' nameplates

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Biographical history

Milling engineer with Satake UK, formerly of Henry Simon and its successor companies.


Archival history

Given to the Mills Archive by Brian McGee, May 2017.

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Scope and content

Presentations from conference 'The Science of Wheat and Milling' (Feb 2006, Leuven, Belgium) - includes useful flowchart showing history of mill engineering firms. Documentation from patent cases Buhler AG v Satake UK, 1996, for which Bryan McGee was a defendant witness, and Buhler AG v FP Spomax SA, 2008, for which he was an expert witness. Correspondence with Glyn Jones, 1999-2005. Roller mill machinery manufacturer's nameplates. Diagrams giving history of milling businesses.

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

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  • English

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Physical storage

  • Box: Bryan McGee Box 1
  • Box: Bryan McGee Box 2
  • Shelf: II2
  • Shelf: Alcove