Labelled on reverse:- RESTORING 300 YEAR OLD WINDMILL A 300 year old windmill is now being restored at Mountnessing, near Chelmsford. It stands on property presented to the National Playing Fields Association. The playing field has been presented by local residents in remembrance of the Coronation.
Photo shows - renovating one of the sails of the ancient windmill. Fox Sept 29th 37
Part of the Rex Wailes collection. Image of the mill shattered by lightning in 1879. Built by Isaac Taylor in 1787. Annotated on reverse:- Photographed from copy in the F.J.Brand collection in Ilford Central Library by permission of the Ilford Libraries Committee.