Collection DTNB - Tim Booth Collection

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Tim Booth Collection


  • Late 20th century - 2016 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

29 boxes

Name of creator

(1946 - 2002)

Biographical history

Known as Tim. Founding member of the Midlands Mill Group. Leased Wrickton watermill for over 40 years.


Archival history

Some items given to the Mills Archive by Tim Booth in 2016. Remainder of the collection passed to the Archive by June Booth in 2023.

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Scope and content

Files of research and images on UK wind and watermills, primarily in the counties of Shropshire, Staffordshire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire. Slides and negatives from another unknown creator.

SPAB mill casework files worked on by Tim Booth:
Weston Mill, Oswestry (2 files)
Miller's Hall, Wolverhampton (2 files)
Slingfield Mills, Kidderminster
Wem Mills
Lugg Bridge Mill near Hereford
Morlas Mill near Kilpeck
Shelfield Mill, Walsall
Fort Pendlestone, Bridgnorth
Bill Mills, Ross-on-Wye

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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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Physical storage

  • Box: Tim Booth Casework Files Box 1
  • Box: Tim Booth Casework Files Box 2
  • Shelf: BB3
  • Shelf: CC3
  • Box: Tim Booth Collection Box A
  • Box: Tim Booth Collection Box B
  • Box: Tim Booth Collection Box D
  • Box: Tim Booth Collection Slide Albums 1-5
  • Box: Tim Booth Collection Slide Albums 6-7, Postcards and Negatives
  • Box: Tim Booth Collection Photo Albums 1-12