Collection ABBO - Geoff Abbott windmill slides

Reference code

ABBO

Title

Geoff Abbott windmill slides

Date(s)

  • 1960s - 1970s (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

62 35mm slides.

Name of creator

Biographical history

Geoff Abbott joined the RAF before the Second World War. In the 1960s he was stationed at RAF High Wycombe and in his spare time helped with the restoration of Lacey Green smock mill. In the 1970s he was posted to a NATO HQ in the Netherlands. In 1974 he became a Yeoman Warder at the Tower of London.

Repository

Archival history

Sent to the SPAB Mills Section by Geoff Abbott in 2006 and passed by them to the Mills Archive.

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Scope and content

Images of windmills in England, the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany.

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Conditions governing access

This collection may be consulted free of charge at the Mills Archive; please email visitors@millsarchive.org 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 2015.

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Physical storage

  • Box: Small Items Box 1