Survey of watermills in Gloucestershire and other counties with related photographs and notes. Files of SPAB watermill survey forms filled out by G M Davies were included as GMDC-02 and GMDC-04, but are now catalogued as part of the SPAB watermill survey (SPAB-WAS).
Ledger, accounts book, wages and salaries books, correspondence, financial details, architects' plans, Henry Simon specifications, articles of association for F T Wood and Sons and the National Association of British and Irish Millers. Also includes these miscellaneous items.
Images and documents on windmills and watermills in various regions of the UK, Europe and the USA. Includes material on the sugar mills of Barbados. Some parts of the collection have been given individual catalogue entries; the remainder is listed in the attached PDF.
Wailes, Reginald (1901-1986), engineer, known as Rex
Technical inventory of surviving windmills in the United Kingdom which are reasonably complete structurally, mechanically or both. The survey was commenced in earnest in 2007, though it incorporates some material collected earlier, and is ongoing. It will have three basic elements: (1) photographs, (2) a series of written technical descriptions, and (3) technical drawings. There will be links to material compiled by other researchers, whose work has been drawn upon in compiling the technical descriptions.
Extracts and cuttings from 'Miller' and 'Milling', photocopies, handwritten notes and photographs, compiled by Glyn Jones when writing his book 'The Millers'. Includes photocopies of letters from Henry Simon.