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"Mills for millenium money bid"

Cutting from 'Eastern Daily Express' of an article by David Macaulay describing efforts secure funding for the restoration of mills in East Anglia. The article mentions different avenues pursued for funding, including the Millenium Commi...

"The Mill sails may turn again"

Cutting from 'The Reporter' of an article by Margaret Collingwood describing efforts to restore Meopham Mill in Kent by the Friends of Meopham Mill. The article provides a history of the mill and its functions throughout the years, as we...

"Old Jack gets his wind back"

Cutting from 'The Sunday Times' of an article describing efforts to restore the Jack windmill in Clayton by Universal Pictures in preparation for filming a movie starring Michael Caine. Millwrights Edwin and Anthony Hole were charged wit...

"Jack and Jill are up the hill"

Cutting from 'Financial Times' of an article by Jenny Luesby describing the history of the Jack and Jill windmills in Sussex and the involvement of local Simon Potter in their upkeep. The article provides details such as dates the mills ...

"Friends help to keep the old mill in fine shape"

Cutting from an unknown source describing a meeting of Friends of Meopham Mill presided over by Mr. Alex Evans about the restoration of Meopham Mill in Kent. The article goes over details of the fundraising and restoration effort, and outlines the...

"Ancient mill destroyed by fire"

Cutting from 'Kent Messenger'describing the destruction of Black Windmill at Barham by a fire. The article mentions that the county council agreed to pay part of the £7000 required for repairs and also includes a brief history of the mil...

"The wind blows away romance"

Cutting from an unknown source by John Waddell about an attempt to sell a windmill in Sussex by owner and miller Caleb Wright and his son Bob. The article also outlines the way in which windmills are becoming outdated and being replaced by more mo...

"Mill open day"

Cutting from 'Times' about a mill open day hosted by the new owners, Mr. Don Barnes and Mrs. Ann Benton, at Crowdy Mill in Harbertonford. The article mentions the mills organic food production, and includes a brief background about Bento...

House Mill saved from demolition

Cutting from 'The Observer' about a demolition plan for the House Mill in East London that had been turned down. The application for demolition was filed by the lessee of the mill, Bass Charington Vintners, but was turned down due to pro...

"Autumn in all its glory"

Cutting from 'News Chronicle' of an article by Stanley Baron describing the technical operation of a watermill used to grind grain for animal feed in Little Faringdon by miller Harold Lock and his wife.

"Famous mill collapses"

Cutting from 'Kent Messenger' describing the collapse of West Hougham windmill on Mill Farm, owned by Messrs. Benjamin and Ernest Tanton. The collapsed was witnessed by Mr. T. J. Gaudsen. The article also outlines a brief history of the ...

"Repair order on ruined mill"

Cutting from 'North Norfolk News' outlining efforts of the North Norfolk District Council to track down the owner of Briggate Mill in order to have repairs to the mill carried out.

"Home 'too close to old mill'"

Cutting from an unknown source outlining the potential refusal of Mr. J. North's planning application to build a home close to Old Mill in Hibaldstow. The appeal was made to the North Lincs Council, but the English Heritage opposed the buildi...

"Sacks appeal"

Cutting from an unknown source of an article by Chris Arnot describing Green's Mill in Nottingham. The article outlines the history of the mill, and the involvement of mathematical pioneer George Green. The article also looks at the restorati...

"Kipling's water mill turns again"

Cutting from 'Evening Argus' of a short article about the completed restoration of Kipling's mill at Bateman's. The opening ceremony was performed by Lord Gibson, Chairman of the Arts Council, and the article goes on to elabora...

"The miller and his ancient tale"

Cutting from 'Sunday Telegraph' of an article by Ann Morris outlining the history of the Hosken family at Mill Farm in Blackland, and how they eventually had to sell the mill. The article also explores why mills attract so much attention...

"Old Sussex tide-mills"

Cutting from 'The West Sussex Gazette and South of England Advertiser' of an article by Robert Ashby outlining the history of tide-mills in Sussex. The article mentions some prominent mills such as the Bishopston Tide-Mill, and others lo...

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