Collection HINE - Tom Hine Collection

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Tom Hine Collection


  • Late 20th century - 2015 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

21 boxes

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Archival history

Donated by Tom Hine, 2009 and 2013.

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Scope and content

Card Index comprising 30k millers. Index of mills by county. Ringbinders of letters to Tom Hine in response to his article in Family Tree Magazine re. his index of mills and millers.

Brent Mill. Extracts from "The Story of Watling Street and The Brent" by Sidney Keyes. Old b/w photo of the mill; noted taken in 1885; demolished 1901; sent to Tom Hine by Tony Brown and Janet Capan Brown March 1999.

Transcript of Indenture for Sellinge Windmill transcribed by Jenny Paterson between owner and millwright /builder of the mill.

Barking Abbey & Tamworth Mill excavations. Copy report by Kenneth MacGowan supplied by Thames Valley Archaeological Services.

Hagbourne Mill Oxon. Copy Preliminary Building Investigation Report & Recording by Queenpost Building Histories.

2 photos of waterwheel at York Castle museum.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


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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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Language of material

  • English

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Archivist's note

Collection level description by Nathanael Hodge, May 2015.

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Physical storage

  • Shelf: II1
  • Box: Small Items Box 1
  • Box: Tom Hine Letters
  • Box: Tom Hine Miscellaneous
  • Shelf: Q 401
  • Shelf: Q 402
  • Shelf: Q 403
  • Shelf: Q 404
  • Shelf: Q 405
  • Shelf: Q 406
  • Shelf: Q 407
  • Shelf: R 401
  • Shelf: R 402
  • Shelf: R 403
  • Shelf: R 404
  • Shelf: R 405
  • Shelf: Q 501
  • Shelf: Q 502
  • Shelf: Q 503
  • Shelf: Q 504
  • Shelf: Q 505
  • Shelf: Q 506
  • Shelf: Q 507