Collection JTUR - John Turner Collection

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John Turner Collection


  • 1908-1922 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 box

Name of creator

Biographical history

Superintendent of Brentwood Asylum.

Archival history

Given to the Mills Archive by the Friends of Southend Museums, June 2023.

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Scope and content

Photographs, notes and correspondence compiled by John Turner concerning English windmills.

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Conditions governing access

This collection may be consulted free of charge at the Mills Archive; please email to arrange an appointment.

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  • English

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  • Box: John Turner Collection