Scope note(s)

Display note(s)

Hierarchical terms


BT England


Equivalent terms


Associated terms


557 Results for Cheshire

51 results directly related Exclude narrower terms

"Willaston Mill"

Cutting from 'The Liverpolitan' of an article by E. B. Gerrard describing the history of Willaston Windmill and the reasons it should be preserved.

"Boost for historic watermill"

Cutting from 'Cheshire Chronicle' describing the further restoration effort on Bunbury Mill by North West Water. The article mentions the restoration work already done at the mill, and its conversion into a museum. It also provides a bri...

"The windmill at Willaston"

Cutting from 'Liverpool Daily Post' describing the plan to appeal for further funds for the purchase of Willaston Windmill by the Wirral Society and Branch of the Council for the Preservation of Rural England.

"Deadlock on future of old windmill"

Cutting from 'Cheshire Chronicle' describing the conflict between Cheshire County Council and Upton Mill owner Mr. T. Houlbrook. The article explains the pressure the Council was putting on Mr. Houlbrook to repair the mill under the Civi...

"Luxury transformation for historic windmill"

Cutting from 'Daily Post' describing the conversion of Wirral's oldest windmill into a luxury private residence. The article mentions builders P. J. Allison Ltd. as responsible for the project, and contains details about the changes...

"Cheshire mill grinds again"

Cutting from 'The Staffordshire Weekly Sentinel' of an article by F. C. Price describing the reopening of Alderley flour mill in Cheshire after its restoration by Dr. Cyril Boucher. The article contains a detailed account of the restorat...

"Water power comes full circle"

Cutting from 'The Times' of an article by William Greaves describing the building of a water wheel in Paul Bromley's private residence in Cheshire as part of an educational energy program. The article explains the technical running ...

"New lease of life for Wirral windmills"

Cutting from 'Liverpool Daily Post' describing the restoration of the Neston and Willaston Windmills. The article mentions Neston Windmill being restored and used as a garage by owners Mr. and Mrs. Colin Brown, and also explores the diff...

"Ancient watermill is saved"

Cutting from 'The Sentinel' describing the rejection of Prospection Ltd.'s application to develop Park Mill in Brereton into luxury dwellings by Congleton Borough Council. The article contains details about technical features of the...

"Wheels of time keep turning"

Cutting from 'Daily Post' describing the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the restoration of Bunbury Mill near Tarporley. The article mentions the conversion of the mill into a museum by North West Water, and also provides a brief ...

"Favourite picnic spot"

Cutting from 'Liverpool Echo' describing Bidston Windmill and the surrounding area in Cheshire. The article mentions the mill's purchase and restoration, and outlines some of the appeal of the area.

"Wirral's first windmill"

Cutting from 'Liverpool Daily Post' of a submission debating the claim that Bidston Windmill was the first windmill in Wirral. It also mentions that Irby Mill was demolished in 1898.

Bidston Windmill

Cutting from 'Liverpool Daily Post' describing the damage done to the Bidston Mill in a storm and the repairs done to it thereafter. The article mentions past restoration done to the mill in 1894, and its maintenance under the Birkenhead...

"The Wirral Windmills"

Cutting from 'Liverpool Daily Post' describing the damage done to the sweeps of Gibbet Mill in strong autumn winds. The article also mentions the maintenance of Bidston Windmill under the Birkenhead Corporation.

"Bidston Windmill"

Cutting from 'Liverpool Daily Post' of a submission by E. Mitford Abraham explaining the damage caused by a storm to Biston Windmill. The submission also includes brief details of other mills that were similarly damaged.

"Coronation windmill"

Cutting from 'Children's Newspaper' of a submission describing the formal presentation of Willaston Windmill to the Neston Urban District Council in commemoration of the Coronation.

Results 521 to 540 of 557