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"Windmill is to be restored"

Cutting from 'Newmarket Journal' describing the removal of the cap of Burwell windmill as part of ongoing restoration efforts. The article includes a brief history of the mill. It also mentions financial difficulties encountered by the p...

"Burwell windmill loses its head"

Cutting from 'Newmarket Weekly News' describing the removal of the cap of Burwell windmill as part of ongoing restoration efforts. The article also mentions financial difficulties encountered by the project team, and outlines future plan...

"Old windmills"

Cutting from 'Farmers Weekly' describing the technical working of Walter Blith's driving chain or scoop wheels in windmills.

"Fenland mill up for sale"

Cutting from 'Cambridge Independent Press' describing the sale of Stretham windmill by owner Mr. E. F. S. Hale. The article also contains details of future plans for the mill.

"Scheme to turn windmill into house supported"

Cutting from 'Cambridge Evening News' describing the approval by the Ely Rural Council's Housing Committee for the planned conversion of Stretham windmill into a residence. The article also mentions that the plan was approved despit...

"Emneth loses an old landmark"

Cutting from 'Isle of Ely and Wisbech Advertiser' describing the removal of Emneth Mill in Wisbech after its sale by Mr. J. F. Racey to Messrs. R. W. Thomas and Co. Ltd. The article also contains a detailed history of the mill and its ow...

"A Fenland mill"

Cutting from 'Peterborough Advertiser' describing the history of Doddington Mill. The article contains details of the mill's ownership and functions, as well as technical information about its structure.

"New order"

Cutting from 'Isle of Ely and Wisbech Advertiser' describing the replacement of sails on the old mill in Lynn Road by a television mast.

"Work starts on mill restoration"

Cutting from 'Cambridge Evening News' describing the restoration of Great Gransden post mill by millwrights Messrs. Lennard and Lawn. The article mentions a £2,300 grant provided by Huntingdon District Council, and a £6,000 grant from th...

"Concern over windmill"

Cutting from 'Saffron Walden Weekly News' describing the concern of the Steeple Morden Parish Council over the possible demolition of a windmill in Ashwell Road which had been under the care of the Saunderson family. The article also men...

"Stapleford MIll: the last chapter"

Cutting from 'Cambridge Daily News' describing the sale of the mill stones at Stapleford Mill. The article provides a detailed history of the mill under the care of miller Robert Willis in the 1800s, as well as the current use of the mil...

"Grant to save historic mill"

Cutting from 'Newmarket Journal' describing the awarding of a £1,000 grant towards the preservation of Six Mile Bottom Mill by the East Cambridgeshire Council. The article also provides details of the planned restoration.

"Shedding light on windmill mystery"

Cutting from 'Cambridge Independent Press and Chronicle' of an article by David Waterson describing the search for the history of Six Mile Bottom windmill. The article also includes a detailed documentation of the mill's past owners...

"Derelict mill at Over in action again"

Cutting from 'Newmarket Weekly News' describing the restoration of Over windmill by Chris Wilson. The article describes Mr. Wilson's interest in mills and how he runs them, and also mentions that he was awarded a certificate of meri...

Restoration of Over Windmill

Cutting from 'Cambridge Evening News' describing the restoration of Over windmill by Chris Wilson. The article describes Mr. Wilson's interest in mills and how he runs them, and also mentions that he was awarded a certificate of mer...

"The man who moved a windmill"

Cutting from 'The Illustrated Carpenter and Builder' of a feature article by Freda Derrick describing the re-erection of a windmill from Ellington in Madingley by Mr. Ambrose Harding and Mr. C. J. Ison. The article is a detailed examinat...

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