File SPAB-MAT-18 - "The English watermill: A historical and architectural study of their style in this country"

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"The English watermill: A historical and architectural study of their style in this country"


  • 1961 (Creation)

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Thesis completed for an architectural qualification. Bound typescript of about 12,000 words with 119 photographs and two pages of scale drawings and four sketches. Lists 387 watermills in nine counties: Cheshire, Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Isle of Man, Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire. Contains loose correspondence from Stanley Warrell with Monica Dance, Secretary of the Mills Section, requesting its return, and a critique of the thesis by PW [Paul Wilson?] which comprises his original notes in pen, a final copy and the duplicate copy.

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

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  • Box: SPAB Manuscripts and Theses Box 3