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"Winds of change..."

Cutting from 'Herald' of an article by Jocelyn Hollebone describing the successful restoration efforts at Salvington Mill. The parties involved in the repairs were the West Sussex County Council and the Friends of High Salvington Mill. T...

Restoration efforts at Salvington Mill

Cutting from 'Herald' describing the various problems and restoration efforts carried out at Salvington mill. The Worthing Borough Council eventually bought the mill to begin repairs to it in earnest.

"For sail"

Cutting from 'The Mirror' of an article by Nick Ames describing the sale of King's Mead windmill in Sussex, located near the site of King Harold's last battle. The sale was handled by Tom Humphries of A. W. Vint and Son.

"The miller's tale"

Cutting from 'Evening Argus' of an article by Sue Bishop describing efforts by Caleb Newnham's family to restore his old post mill in East Sussex. The East Sussex County Council provided funding for the restoration, and a Manpower S...

"Vic puts wind into old mill's sweeps"

Cutting from 'Observer' of an article by Kevin Smith describing efforts by Vic May to restore Barnham Mill in order to preserve some heritage in West Sussex. As part of his fundraising, Mr. May applied for a grant from the EC's Comm...

"County grant for historic corn mill"

Cutting from unknown source describing the contribution of funds for mill refurbishment at Crabble Corn Mill. Contributors include economic development and tourism sub-committee, English Heritage and Dover District Council. A brief history of the ...

"Turning pages of windmill history"

Cutting from 'The News' describing the history of Sussex windmills based on the book 'The Windmills of Sussex' written by Martin Brunnarius. The article contains profiles of some windmills featured in the book.

"Mills of Sussex"

Cutting from 'West Sussex Gazette' of an article by John Batten describing the book 'Watermills and Windmills of Sussex' written by Robert Ashby. The article mentions that the manuscript is awaiting publication, and includes pr...

Windmill becomes part of a house

Cutting from 'The Courier' describing how homeowner Mr. A. J. Holcombe integrated part of an old windmill into the building of his house. The article mentions that the mill was last operational in 1922.

"55 lose jobs as mill closes"

Cutting from 'The Walton and Weybridge Informer' of an article by Julie Hearn describing the closure of Coxes Lock Mill in Weybridge, resulting in the loss on 55 jobs. According to the article, owner of the mill, Allied Mills Ltd., was f...

"Mills go back to the grindstone"

Cutting from 'Reveille' of an article by Christine Garbutt that describes the history of windmills and their function in generating power. The article also mentions various restoration work being done on mills, including a windmill at Wr...

"Legacy lapped by the concrete tide"

Cutting from 'Argus' describing a brief history of Old Mill Cottage in Worthing. The article cites Mrs. Doris Lewin as the owner at the time, but also mentions that she was planning on selling the cottage. It also laments the lack of pre...

"He tilts (his camera) at 1,300 windmills"

Cutting from 'Worthing Herald' describing the efforts of windmill enthusiast Donald Muggeridge to photograph and record the histories of windmills all over England. The article contains details of his work as well as his personal life.

"A long way from that old windmill"

Cutting from 'Evening Argus' describing the opening of a new branch of Forfars bakery in Imperial Arcade by owner Mr. Charles Cutress. The article gives a brief history of the bakery, and mentions that Mr. Cutress worked in a mill used f...

"Brought up among windmills and corn-milling"

Cutting from 'Brighton and Hove Herald' of a profile of Miss Elsie M. Rice written by Nancy Gray. The article contains details about Miss Rice's life growing up near windmills, and mentions her grandfather, Charles Cutress, as the o...

"Talk on windmills"

Cutting from 'West Sussex Gazette' describing a talk given by windmill expert Mr. Frank Gregory for the Bognor Regis Natural Science Society.

"A book of mills"

Cutting from 'Church Times' of an article by R. Thurston Hopkins describing a book written by Mr. Arthur Beckett on old mills. The article gives a brief overview about the content of the book and various mills explored in it.

"Windmill history"

Cutting from 'Brighton and Hove Gazette' describing a talk given by windmill expert Mr. Frank Gregory at the Southdown Centre of the National Trust.

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