Item BRBC-19978 - Demolition, Ashbourne windmill, Tenterden, Maidstone

Original Digital object not accessible

Reference code



Demolition, Ashbourne windmill, Tenterden, Maidstone


  • No date (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

1 photograph

Name of creator

Biographical history

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


Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Scope and content

Part of Billings' unpublished manuscript. Series of two photographs, taken from W. Coles Finch's "Watermill and Windmills" entitled "Tenterden (Ashbourne Mill). In the process of demolition 1912". The first photograph shows the post mill upright and with sails. The second shows it minus sails, being pulled down to the right.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions governing access

A higher resolution copy of this image can be made available, subject to a charge. Please see for details. Alternatively, a higher resolution copy can be viewed for free at the Mills Archive; please email to arrange an appointment.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Finding aids

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Alternative identifier(s)

Subject access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion




Digital object (Master) rights area

Digital object (Reference) rights area

Digital object (Thumbnail) rights area

Accession area