- Late 20th century
35mm slides of English windmills.
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35mm slides of English windmills.
Photographs, notes and correspondence compiled by John Turner concerning English windmills.
Material relating to the history of Oldland Mill, Keymer. Includes:
Electronic copy of 1927-33 minute book of Oldland Mill Committee
Minutes and agendas of the Oldland Mill Committee of the Hassocks Amenity Association, 1980-2000, and digital copies
Architectural drawings of mill (2 rolls, 1 A3 vol)
Copy of 1934 issue of 'Sussex County Magazine' with article on the mill.
Digital copy of 1980 report on mill by Vincent Pargeter
DVDs showing mill refurbishment
Correspondence files 1976-1990
Copies of 1897 and 1957 deeds
Copies of magazines with articles relating to Oldland Mill
Oldland Mill Trust
Items relating to the history of Union Mill.
Cranbrook Windmill Association
Selected images from the digital archive of the Friends of Upminster Windmill. The full archive is maintained by the Friends; a copy is also held by the Mills Archive.
Drawings, photographs and other items relating to work carried out on this mill by Purcell, Miller, Tritton & Partners in 1994-1995. Includes drawings by Peter Robert Stenning, 1993.
Purcell, Miller, Tritton & Partners
Photos of windmills in the UK and elsewhere.
Postcards with images of traditional mills in the UK and the rest of the World.
The Mills Archive
Pen-and-ink sketches of UK windmills. These correspond to the watercolour paintings now held by Lincolnshire Museums - each sketch has an M number, and the corresponding painting can be found by consulting 'A Check List of Windmill Paintings by Karl Wood'.
The dates written on each sketch, and used in the date field on this catalogue are the same as those given for the paintings in the check list - these are the dates of Karl Wood's visits to the mills. Notes written on some of these sketches, however, suggest that they were produced at a later time (see for example M112). This suggests that the sketches were copied from the paintings.
It is also noteworthy that where the check list lists two paintings of the same mill, there is only ever one sketch. When Wood painted a mill twice he used the same number, differentiating with a letter (e.g. M21a and M21b) in all such cases only one painting has been used as the basis for a sketch, although sometimes the number written on it still includes a letter (e.g. sketch M21a). M1171 and M1171a in this collection are different - they are two sketches based on the same painting, and are both labelled only M1171- the 'a' has been added to ID of the catalogue entry to differentiate the two.
Taking these facts into account it is possible that the sketches were intended for Karl Wood's book 'The Twilight of the Mills' which, according to the circular letter reproduced in the check list was to have included mainly black and white images.
Wood, Karl Salsbury (1888-1958), artist
Photographs of the mill being restored.
Photographs and documents relating to Wilton windmill.
The Wilton Windmill Society
Photographs of mills in the UK. Also some of mills in France, Barbados, Belgium, Spain and Greece.
Wilson, Alastair O (1923-2004), surgeon
Two scrapbooks, 35mm slides, photographs, correspondence and notebooks relating to windmills in the UK.
Williams, David Richard (1930-2013)
Files of handwritten and typescript research notes on mills on the River Wandle, with related photocopies, correspondence, press cuttings and ephemera.
Wilks, Michael (d 1998), local historian
Images of Whissendine Mill.
Photographs of Kent windmills taken by Jenny and her husband Richard, and other research material. Copy of BA dissertation 'The Watermills of the Hogsmill River', 1982.
Photographs of UK windmills.
Woodyard, Douglas (d 2016)
Items relating to the history of Whitley Bridge Mill, owned by John Croysdale and Sons and then by James Bowman and Sons Ltd. Includes ledgers, plans and drawings, correspondence and photos. Also a large number of digital images of the mill taken by Sharon Burton before its closure.
James Bowman and Sons Ltd
Photographs of UK mills.
Waterfield, James, miller and millwright
Material gathered in researching millstones, in the UK and elsewhere. Includes handwritten notes, ephemera, press cuttings, photocopied material and photographs.