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Peter Musgrove Collection

  • MUSG
  • Collection
  • Late 20th century-2023

Publications, papers and photographs relating to the history of wind electricity generation in the UK and worldwide. Includes:

Correspondence with publisher and image copyright holders re. Peter Musgrove's 2010 book 'wind power'.

16 boxes of wind power material from the 1970s-1990s.

2 folders re. Central Electricity Generating Board's wind power activities, 1970s-1980s.

Musgrove, Peter

Research material on Modern Wind Energy

Research material, as compiled by Stephen Buckland, on modern wind energy. Contains notes, correspondence, newspaper cuttings and photocopies and pages from publications.

Buckland, John Stephen Percy (1935-2006), mill researcher

Miscellaneous North American mill material

The box contains the "Final Report on the Preliminary Examination of the Equipment at the Wakefield Grist Mill [Canada]" (1980); a list of USA Wind energy information sources (1977); a list of wind generator manufacturers and dealers (1978); a checklist of combined wind/watermills around the world; a copy of SPOOM Research "Old Mill Powertrains" by Clark Männ (2004); a box of slides labelled "Making 'tub' wheel N.C. USA - from Foxfire Magazine"; photograph of Experimental Wind Turbine, Howard's Knob, North Carolina.

Sass, Jon A (b. 1942), miller and millwright

"History of Islamic Science: articles by Donald Hill"

Wiedmann and Well at Safed. Dates and brief biographies of Arab Geographers plus other articles. Middle East. Publications by Donald Hill on Islamic mill power including:
Science and Technology in Ninth-Century Baghdad (1993)
Arabic Mechanical Engineering: Survey of the Historical Sources (1991)
I precedenti greci dell'ingegneria europea del Medioevo (nd)
Byzantine and Arabic Mathematical Gearing (1985)
Islamic Fine Technology and its Influence on the Development of European Horology (1987)