Collection DHAR - Derek Harris Collection

Mr Cobbin, Downham Road Mill, Ely Mr Cobbin and dog in cart, Downham Road Mill, Ely Downham Road Mill, Ely

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Derek Harris Collection


  • 1930s - 2000s (Creation)

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Extent and medium

2 boxes

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Archival history

Passed to the Mills Archive October 2018.

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Scope and content

Photographs and typescript re. windmills in the UK and Europe. MS for "Windmill Talk".

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Conditions governing access

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

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Language of material

  • English

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Archivist's note

Collection level entry by Nathanael Hodge, October 2018.

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Physical storage

  • Box: Derek Harris Box 1
  • Box: Derek Harris Box 2