Collection CTRC - Clyde Thomas Riley Collection

Windmill slides Watermill slides Windmill negatives Windmill photographs Watermill photographs Midland Mills Group papers

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Clyde Thomas Riley Collection


  • 20th century (Creation)

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2 boxes

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Biographical history

Clyde Thomas Riley was a mill enthusiast. He was a member of the SPAB Mills Section from 1931 and a founder member of the Midlands Mills Group. He died aged 93 in 2004.


Archival history

The collection was given to The Mills Archive in 2004 by Clyde Riley's daughter. Postcards have been removed to the postcard collection.

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Scope and content

Photographs of windmills, and a small number of watermills; Midlands Mills Group papers.

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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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Archivist's note

Arranged and listed by Alan Stoyel, Mills Archive trustee, 2005-2007. Lists uploaded to the catalogue 2015.

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