Item BRBC-21533 - New sweeps being fitted, Davison's Mill, Stelling Minnis

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New sweeps being fitted, Davison's Mill, Stelling Minnis


  • 1935 (Creation)

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Bernard R Billings was a mill enthusiast and photographer who was active in Kent in the early 1930s.


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Part of Billings' unpublished manuscript. Photograph of Stelling windmill. Part 3 of a series of 5 showing new sweeps being fixed. Annotated "27 June 1935. The midlings are next bolted to the cannister". Shows a man astride the midlings - in position on the windmill.

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Printed or higher resolution copies of this image can be made available, subject to a charge. Please see for details. Alternatively, a higher resolution copy can be viewed for free at the Mills Archive; please email to arrange an appointment.

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