Item CUTT-00210 - "Old mill lends itself to history, but it doesn't come chimp!"

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"Old mill lends itself to history, but it doesn't come chimp!"


  • 08 May 2005 (Creation)

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Cutting from 'Property Review' of a property listing for Great Ivy Mill near Maidstone. The article gives a brief history of the mill, including its conversion from a fulling to a paper mill, as well as its occupancy by wildlife photographer Cherry Kearton and his pet chimpanzees in the 1920s. It also includes details of the property in its present condition as a home.

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The digital scan of this cutting may be consulted free of charge at The Mills Archive; please email to arrange an appointment. This scan is only part of the cutting; the whole cutting may also be consulted at the archive.

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