Series MUNN-01 - Drafts of "Watermills and their millers"

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Drafts of "Watermills and their millers"


  • 1960s/1970s (Creation)

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3 notebooks and 3 folders of loose pages


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Various stages in the development of John Munning's book. The book covers a wide variety of topics related to the history of watermills including his childhood memories of growing up as a miller's son, the life of his grandfather John Munnings (1839-1914), histories of individual mills, the decline of traditional mills and advent of roller milling etc. The focus is on East Anglia and nearby regions.

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

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