Cutting from 'The Finance Chronicle and Insurance Circular', discussing the impact of the new roller milling technology on fire risks and insurance costs. This article is continued in DUFF-SBK-002, which contains the follow-up written a month later, 2 February 1885.
Cutting from 'The Finance Chronicle and Insurance Circular', discussing the layout, machinery and processes of roller mills and their associated fire risks. This article is a continuation of DUFF-SBK-001 and DUFF-SBK-002.
Notebook measuring approx. 10.5 cm x 16.5 cm and marked on the inside cover 'c.1972' containing a list of mills (one page per mill), at varying levels of detail (those with more content being listed at 'Place access points' below). The first half of the notebook is devoted to watermills but the second half features windmills (mostly smock and post mills). Notes on several of the windmills reference the work of JM Heathcote. Cross references to maps/page numbers of books occur throughout.
Wailes, Reginald (1901-1986), engineer, known as Rex
Cuttings from 'The Times' about awards for (a) the restoration of the Wellbrook Beetling Mill at Cookstown, co Tyrone, and (b) the conservation work on the French Mill tide mill at Carew, Pembrokeshire.
Photographs of a watermill near Kelly's Inn, Ballygawley, Northern Ireland. These were taken on 9 September 2007. Information leaflets on Kelly's Inn; Wellbrook Beetling Mill, Cookstown, Northern Ireland; and Docton Mill, Devon.