With Kent-type cap, derelict fan and stocks. Open-framed and standing on tall wooden pylon which lower down encloses boarded wooden structure. Site appears to be wood or private garden. Caption appears to date photo to 1989 but this doubtful. Same mill as 1111800.
Part of the Rex Wailes collection. An advertising card for Messrs Hill & Son, Ashford. Mill erected in 1863. Reverse of card contains hand written technical notes from Mr Lancaster Burne about the sails, the gearing, the pump and the standby engine,
Correspondence between J Kenneth Major and Professor T Lindsay Baker of Texas between 24 April 1977 and 23 July 2008. Includes letters, memos and articles about wind engines in England, Europe and the United States. Items sent by Baker with the correspondence and originals of items sent by Major to Baker will be elsewhere in the J Kenneth Major collection. This file contains sorrespondence between staff at the Mills Archive and T Lindsay Baker regarding the biography of J Kenneth Major. Two letters at the end of the file between T Lindsay Baker and Helen Major relate to J Kenneth Major's final illness in June 2009.
Published typescript, by Stephen Buckland, entitled "Variable Mill Sail Weather: A Descriptive Sketch", includes research material and biographical information on E L Burne. The paper was published in the Proceedings of the 3rd and 4th Mill Research Conference, by the Mills Research Group in March 1988 and is available in the Mills Archive Library.
Buckland, John Stephen Percy (1935-2006), mill researcher