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"Away from it all"

Cutting from the 'Evening News' about how Mr G. S. Goreham, a member of the SPAB, is putting up for sale for £35 a mill which he had bought in September 1954 [c.f. CUTT-02313].

"Windmill for £35"

Cutting from 'The Daily Telegraph' about Mr G. S. Goreham's offer for sale of the drainage mill which he bought three years ago, at an asking price of £35.

"Over the Tea Table"

Cutting from the 'Eastern Evening News' about Mr G. S. Goreham, a member of SPAB, who would like volunteers to help him with the restoration of Reedham drainage mill. The mill is identified from Arthur Smith's 1978 'Drainage Windmills of the Norfolk Marshes' as the most probable subject [no.49] - TKG.

"Brixton's mill"

Report in the 'Evening Standard' that restoration work on Brixton Hill's old windmill will soon begin, now that replacement parts have been located by a Lincolnshire millwright, Mr R. Thompson, at Burgh in Norfolk.

"Windmill model"

Note in the 'Norwich Mercury' about the monthly meeting of the Norwich and District Society of Model Engineers, at which Mr H O Clark gave a talk about his model of Sprowston Windmill (burnt down in 1934) and the history of milling.


Illlustrated report in the 'Yarmouth Mercury' about the exhibition which the D.o.E. has mounted in the High Mill Ancient Monument site at Berney Arms.

"Photographic Society"

Report in the 'Eastern Daily Press' of a talk by Rex Wailes in the Assembly House, Norwich, about Norfolk windmills, in which he showed interiors of many mills including the one which was burnt down on Sprowston Heath a few years back.

"Miller wanted"

Cutting from the 'Liverpool Daily Post' about S.P.A.B.' appeals now for a miller to go with the refurbished Billingford Mill !

"Grannie's Windmill"

Article from an unknown source, of an unknown date, about the 'winding' of the former Post mill at Winterton, written by the grand-daughter of the girl left in charge the day before.

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