Item MCFC-1121405 - Pit wheel and wallower, Mapledurham Mill, Mapledurham

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Pit wheel and wallower, Mapledurham Mill, Mapledurham


  • 1994 (Creation)

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Ground floor at Mapledurham. Pit wheel at back (cast wheel in two halves with oak cogs). Horizontal cast iron wallower. Left and right tentering screws for altering gap between stones above. (Bed stone remains stationary, the upper runner stone is the one which is raised or lowered via the tentering screw).

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A higher resolution copy 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. This image is copyright the Mills Archive Trust. The original is held by Mildred Cookson.

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