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Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Cheshire, Cumbria, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Huntingdonshire, Lancashire and Leicestershire mills

Photos and picture postcards
Accession number: SCAM 7 - F123899:

  • Biscott Windmill
  • Cranfield
  • Dunstable
  • Eaton Ford
  • Hargrave
  • Henlow
  • Keysoe
  • Riseley (2 postcards)
  • Stevington
  • Thurleigh (2 postcards)
  • Nettlebed
  • Bradwell
  • Beaconsfield
  • Edlesborough
  • Cuddington
  • Greta Horwood
  • Hillesden (2 postcards)
  • Holker Green (1 photo, 1 postcard)
  • Copston
  • Ibstone
  • Ivinghoe
  • Lacey Green (4 photos of machinery
  • 1 cutting
  • 1 loose leaflet
  • 1 letter)
  • Wendover
  • Wolverton
  • Milton Keynes
  • Higher Bebington
  • Bidston Mill (2 coloured postcards)
  • Bromborough
  • Eastham
  • Gayton
  • Irby Post Mill
  • Great Sanghall Mill (Gibbet Mill)
  • Wallasey Mill
  • Willaston
  • Burgh-by-Sands (Monkhill Mill)
  • Dale Abbey Post Mill
  • Cat & Fiddle (Derby, 5 photos including machinery)
  • Somercoates (Derby)
  • Fulwell Mill (Sunderland
  • 2 postcards)
  • Langston (Mavant
  • coloured postcard)
  • Chalton
  • Langstone
  • Southsea
  • Bushy Heath
  • Cromer
  • Great Hormead (2 postcards)
  • Little Hadham
  • Great Hormead
  • Tring
  • Kings Walden
  • Weston
  • Alconbury
  • Hemingford Grey (2 postcards)
  • Leighton Bromswold
  • Spaldwick
  • Tilbrook (2 postcards)
  • Upwood
  • Warboys (Mill Green)
  • Warboys (Ramsey Road)
  • Warboys (Mill End)
  • Warboys
  • Clifton Mill (Lancashire? 2 postcards)
  • Great Crosby (coloured postcard)
  • Haigh (1 photo
  • 1 loose ink note)
  • Hambleton Old Peg Mill (2 photos)
  • Kirkham
  • Little Marton
  • Herculaneum Potteries
  • "Mill above the Mersey, Liverpool"
  • Little Marton Mill
  • London Road & Gallows Mills
  • Shaw's Brow (Liverpool)
  • Sytham
  • Lytham
  • Pilling
  • Preesall (1 photo, 1 postcard)
  • Staining Mill (2 postcards)
  • Ingleton Mill
  • Thornton le Fylde
  • Marsh Mill (Thornton Clevelys)
  • Treales Mill (2 photos)
  • Warton Peg Mill (1 photo, 1 postcard )
  • Wavertree (Liverpool)
  • Weeton (1 photo, 1 postcard)
  • Armsby
  • Blackbrook
  • Castle Donnington
  • Harby
  • Kibworth
  • Muston
  • Redmile
  • Sproxton
  • Saltby
  • Slawston
  • Waltham on the Wolds (2 photos, 1 postcard)
  • Woodhouse Eaves (3 postcards 1 coloured)
  • Wymondham Mill & High Ham Mill

Dorset

4 inked notes on millers & millwrights of Dorset from "Pigot & Co's Royal National & Commercial Directory" (1839)
Accession number: SCMM 1 - F123824

Kent

 

Isle of Wight

Accession number: SCIM 2 - F123818:

  • 2 ink notes listing various mills

Accession number: SCIM 2 - F123819:

  • 8 photos, of Yafford & Gatcombe with details of thir waterwheels, also includes 8 negatives
  • 3 letters, from, F S Green, the Curator of Carisbrooke Castle & Syd (all dated 1966)
  • 1 ink & 34 pencil notes including reports on
    • East Medina Tide Mill (Whippingham),
    • Bridgecourt Mill (Godshill),
    • Alverston Mill,
    • French Mill (Sandford),
    • Knighton, Newport,
    • Carisbrook Mill,
    • Calbourne,
    • Yafford,
    • Newport Mills, Shide & Whitwell

    Accession number: SCIM 2 - F123820:

  • 7 picture postcards (2 coloured) of Bembridge Windmill, Calbourne Mill & internal machinery of Calbourne Mill 1 leaflet "The water- mill Calbourne"
  • 1 National Trust ill pamphlet "Bembridge Windmill" with cross- sections & descriptions

Accession number: SCIM 2 - F123821:

  • 1 ink note 1 mss, a "Curious old contract for building a Windmill at Upton" dated "in the 3 [or 8th?] day of Septembre the XXI yere of the reigne of Kyng Henry the eight" [1530]

Accession number: SCIM 2 - F123822:

  • 5 colour picture postcards of Calbourne Mill, including waterwheel, rolling floor & internal machinery
  • 1 ill pamphlet for Yafford Mill
  • 1 ill booklet for "The Water Mill Calbourne & Museum of Rural Life" including history & machinery diagrams

Accession number: SCIM 2 - F123819:

  • Bembridge Windmill: 3 photos, including details of sails,  7 picture postcards (6 in colour),  1 ill greetings card,  2 cuttings with ills

Lincolnshire mills A-K - photos and postcards

Photos and picture postcards of Lincolnshire mills A-K
Accession number: SCAM 3 - F123895

  • Alford,
  • Addlethorp,
  • Alford (4 sails),
  • Alford (5 7 postcards),
  • Alford (6 sails 3 photos, 2 postcards),
  • Bardney Mill (1 photo, 2 postcards),
  • Barrow Haven,
  • Barrow-on- Humber (2 postcards),
  • Barton-on-Humber, (Caistor Road),  (Market Lane), (Waterside Road),
  • Billighay (1 internal photo, 1 postcard),
  • Bilsby (1 photo & 1 postcard),
  • Walcot Road Mill (Billinghay),
  • Boston, Binbrook,
  • Maude Foster Mill (Boston 2 photos, 2 postcards),
  • Boston (Wyberton Road),
  • Bourne,
  • Brant Broughton,
  • Burgh-le-Marsh (4 photos, 4 postcards),
  • Butterwick (1 photo, 2 postcards),
  • Carlton-le-Moorland (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • West Butterwick, Carrington,
  • Castlethorp,
  • Coleby Heath (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Coleby Lodge,
  • Coningsby,
  • Donington, Cowbit (2 postcards),
  • Baxter's Mill (Donington),
  • Dyke,
  • Epworth (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Faldingworth,
  • Falkingham,
  • Foston (2 photos, 1 postcard),
  • Friskney,
  • Frieston,
  • Shore Mill (Freiston),
  • Mr Stephenson (Friskney Tofts), Friskney Tofts (3 postcards),
  • Fulstow (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Gainsborough, Gedney Hill,
  • Gedney Drove,
  • Green's Mill (Gosberton),
  • Risegate Mill (Gosberton),
  • Grimoldby (2 postcards),
  • Grebby,
  • Halton Holgate (1 photo, 1 picture postcard),
  • Hackthorne,
  • East Halton (Ink note), East Halton (2 photos, 1 postcard),
  • Haxey,
  • Heckington (1 photo, 2 postcards),
  • Helpringham,
  • Hemingby,
  • Hemswell (3 postcards),
  • Highbaldstow, "The old windmills of Holbeach" by H E S Simmons (2 leaf ill cutting),
  • Holbeach (Damgate Mill), Holbeach (8 sails),
  • Horncastle (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Huttoft,
  • Hykeham,
  • South Hykeham,
  • Keys Toft,
  • South Killingholm (3 postcards),
  • Kirkby Green (2 postcards),
  • Kirkby Hill,
  • East Kirkby (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Kirton End (2 postcards, 1 cutting)
  • Kirton-in- Lindray

Lincolnshire mills L-Z - photos and postcards

Photos and picture postcards of Lincolnshire mills L-Z
Accession number: SCAM 4- F123896

  • Langton-by- Horncastle,
  • Langton,
  • Langworth (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Laughterton (1 photo, 2 postcards),
  • Legbourne Mill (5 photos, 2 postcards),
  • Leverington, Lincoln (Mill Road),
  • Lincoln,
  • Brunswick Mill (Long Sutton 1 photo, 3 postcards),
  • Louth (2 postcards), Hubbard's Mills (Louth 2 postcards),
  • Ludford Magna, Sneath's Mill (Lutton 2 postcards),
  • Maltby-le-Marsh (2 photos, 2 postcards),
  • Martham-le- Fen,
  • Marsh Chapel,
  • Metheringham (1 photo, 2 postcards),
  • Middle Rasen,
  • Moulton,
  • Moulton Chapel,
  • Nettleham,
  • Mumby,
  • New Bolingbroke,
  • Nisson (?),
  • Oasby,
  • Pennyhill,
  • Pickworth,
  • Pinchbeck,
  • Potter Hanworth,
  • South Rauceby (2 postcards),
  • Ropsley,
  • Saltfleet (3 postcards, 1 coloured),
  • Saxilby,
  • Scamblesbey,
  • Scartho (2 photos, 1 postcard),
  • Sibsey (2 postcards),
  • Scotter, Trader Mill
  • (Sibsey colour greetings card), Sibsey (1 photo, 3 postcards),
  • North Somercotes (5 postcards),
  • Common Mill (Spalding 2 postcards),
  • Little London Mill (Spalding 2 postcards),
  • Stallingborough (2 photos, 1 postcard),
  • Stickford (3 postcards),
  • Stamford,
  • Stickney (3 postcards),
  • Sturton,
  • Sutterton (2 postcards),
  • Sutton Bridge,
  • Sutton-St-James,
  • Swineshead (Town Mill 2 postcards),
  • Swaby,
  • Swineshead (4 postcards),
  • Theddlethorpe (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Toynton All Saints (2 photos, 1 postcard),
  • Trusthorpe Mill (Mablethorpe 8 postcards, 3 coloured),
  • "Mill Bridge", Salem Bridge, Croft Mill (Wainfleet),
  • Bridge Mill (Wainfleet),
  • Waltham Mill (1 photo, 2 postcards),
  • Willingham (2 postcards),
  • Wragby,
  • Wyberton
  • Wrawby (1 photo, 1 postcard)

 

Lincolnshire - miscellaneous

Accession number: SCLM 1 - F123796:

  • 1 photo
  • 1 picture postcard of 8 sailed windmill at Heckington
  • 1 colour print 1 pencil drawing of Heckington Mill
  • 2 ink & 1 pencil note
  • 4 leaf extract from "The Farmers' Marketing & Supply Bulletin" with ills of Heapham Mill (Gainsborough)
  • 24 cuttings, 18 with ills including:
    • Heckington Mill,
    • Burgh-le-Marsh Windmill,
    • Eye Windmill,
    • Saltfleet Windmill,
    • Theddlethorpe Windmill,
    • Trusthorpe Windmill
    • Wrawby Windmill

Accession number: SCLM 1 -F123797:

  • Highbaldstow: 2 ink, 2 typed & 4 pencil notes describing Highbaldstow water & windmill, includes rough plan & section views of mill

Accession number: SCLM 1 - F123798:

  • 3 cuttings from "The Lincolnshire Magazine",
  • (3 of 4 articles) by K S Wood "Lincolnshire Windmills"
  • 1 ink note

Accession number: SCLM 1 -F123799:

  • Holbeach & Spalding: 2 cuttings, ill articles by H E S Simmons "The old windmills of Holbeach" & "The windmills of Spalding"

Accession number: SCLM 1 - F123800:

  • 1 cutting,
  • ill article by R Wailes "How to recognise Lincolnshire windmills" from "The Lincolnshire Magazine" with ills of:
    • Friskney Tofts Windmill,
    • Laughterton Windmill,
    • Wrawby Windmill,
    • Roman Bank Windmill (Long Sutton),
    • Langworth Smock Mill,
    • Dyke Windmill,
    • Stickford Windmill

Accession number: SCLM 1 - F123801:

  • 1 cover from "The Lincolnshire Magazine" Vol 3, No 4, 1937
  • 1 ill article by F Brewster "Lincolnshire windmills past & present: South Killingholme"

Accession number: SCLM 1 - F123802:

  • 8 ill cuttings (2 in colour) of:
    • Thorpe Mill,
    • Lolham Mill,
    • Hackington Windmill
    • Waltham Windmill
    • 2 identical ill leaflets "Guide to Burgh-le-Marsh Windmill"

Middlesex

Accession number : SCMM 3 - F123855:

  • 4 cuttings, 3 with ill including, Warrick Mill, Old Heston Mill & Brazil Mill
  • 3 photocopies of "A History of Middlesex" with notes on West Drayton Mill, Isleworth Manor Mill, Brentford Mill, Bedfont & Hounslow Powder Mills
  • 4 ink & 1 pencil note

Accession number: SCMM 3 - F123856:

  • Enfield, Middlesex;-1 picture postcard of Enfield Windmill
  • 1 letter from C Wiseneau dated 1940

Norfolk - photos and postcards

Norfolk mills photos and picture postcards
Accession number: SCAM 5 - F123897

  • Bure Mill, 1 cutting of a water pump,
  • Arnick's Mill (Ack),
  • Tunstall Mill (Acle),
  • Wey Bridge (Acle),
  • Bastwick,
  • Banham,
  • Berney Arms Mill (Breydon 1 photo, 2 postcards 1 coloured, 1 cutting),
  • Billingford (3 postcards),
  • Burnham Overy (1 photo, 1 cutting),
  • Bure,
  • Old Buckenham,
  • Great Bircham, Bure,
  • Caston,
  • Calaxton (2 postcards),
  • Clay-next-the-sea (3 postcards),
  • Croxton,
  • Little Cressingham,
  • Dereham (1 cutting),
  • Denver (3 photos, 1 postcard),
  • Dilham,
  • Diss (1 coloured postcard 1 cutting),
  • Ellington,
  • Emneth,
  • Great Fransham,
  • Stracey Mill (Halvergate),
  • Marsh Mill (Halvergate),
  • Hales,
  • Harpley,
  • Hapton,
  • North Hathox,
  • Hickling,
  • Honing,
  • Horning (2 photos),
  • Hempnall (1 colour cutting),
  • Horsey Mere, Horsey (2 cuttings),
  • Hunsett Mill (2 postcards, 1 coloured),
  • 1 unidentified colour postcard,
  • Ingham (2 postcards),
  • Ingleborough (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • West Walton Mill House (1 cutting),
  • Kenninghall,
  • Lakenham,
  • Litcham,
  • Ludham (5 postcards),
  • Ludham Bridge (3 postcards),
  • Mulbarton,
  • Mundesley,
  • Mundford (1 postcard, 1 cutting),
  • Neatishead,
  • Newton Flotman,
  • Nocton,
  • Mundesley (1 cutting),
  • Paston,
  • Palling,
  • Potter Heigham, Potter Higham (1 photo, 2 postcards),
  • Rockland Broad (1 coloured postcard),
  • St Benet's Abbey (3 colour postcards),
  • Roughton Mill (1 cutting),
  • East Ruston (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Salthouse Windmill,
  • Salter's Lode,
  • St Olave's,
  • Scoulton,
  • Stalham,
  • Stoke Ferry (2 postcards 1 coloured, 1 cutting),
  • Stokesby,
  • Stracey Arms Mill, Sutton (2 photos),
  • Sutton Mill (Stalham 1 cutting, 3 postcards),
  • Swafield,
  • Swanton Morley,
  • Swardeston,
  • Thurne Mill (2 postcards , 1 cutting),
  • Tottenhill (2 postcards),
  • Toft Monks,
  • West Walton Fen End,
  • Walpole Highway (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Welney,
  • Weybourne,
  • Wicklewood,
  • West Winch, (same photograph by HES Simmons, taken 24/6/1935 as that in Donald Muggeridge Collection 539242. This one is printed on a post-card)
  • Wymondham (2 photos, 1 postcard, 1 cutting), "Mills on the Bure, out of Yarmouth",
  • Breydon Waters (Yarmouth),
  • High Mill (Yarmouth)
  • Yaxham Mill

Norfolk - miscellaneous

Accession number: SCMM 3 - F123857:

  • Billingford, Norfolk:-6 cuttings (1 with ill) of Billingford Windmill

Accession number: SCMM 3 - F123858:

  • Denver, Norfolk:-2 cuttings, 1 with ills, of Denver Windmill (Downham)

Accession number: SCMM 3 - F123859:

  • Hardingham, Norfolk:-7 cuttings, 3 with ills, reporting the burning of Hardingham Mill for a film "The Shuttered Room"

Accession number: SCMM 3 - F123860:

  • 5 photos of Thetford Mill, St Benets Abbey Windmill & Thurne Pumping Mill
  • 2 picture postcards (1 in colour) of Wroxham Bridge, Thurne Windmill, Cley-next-the-Sea Windmill & Horsey Windmill
  • 2 colour ill greetings cards of Dedham Mill, painted by Constable
  • 1 ink & 2 pencil notes 1 booklet "Norwich Public Libraries Triennial Report 1964- 1967"
  • 27 cuttings, 18 with ills (4 in colour) including,
    • Wickham Market Mill,
    • Coltishall Mill,
    • Cley Windmill,
    • Mundesley Windmill,
    • Debenham? Windmill,
    • Reedham Mill,
    • Cley-next-the-Sea Windmill,
    • Norwich Windmill,
    • Wayford Bridge Windmill,
    • Hunt-Set Mill
    • Berney Arms Windmill,
    • Ash Tree Farm Windmill

Northamptonshire

Accession number: SCMM 3 - F123861

  • 6 photos of Eye Green Windmill, Boyeta Mill, Barnack Windmill & Old Weston Windmill
  • 8 picture postcards of Oundle Mill, Badby Windmill, Silverstone Windmill, Eye Green Windmill, Eye Windmill, Peterborough Windmill, Kings Sutton Mill & Barby Mill
  • 19 cuttings, 10 with ills, including Eye Windmill, Aynho Mill, Barnack Mill, Werrington Windmill, Cliffe Windmill, Maxey Mill, Easton Mill & Elton Mill
  • 1 letter from A & K Antill
  • 6 photostat copies of ills of Rockingham Road Windmill (Kettering), Windmill Lane Windmill (Kettering), Clipston Windmill, Long Buckby Windmill, Great Oakley Windmill & Scaldwell Windmill
  • 1 ill article (3 leaves) "Preservation of fine old stone windmill" (Barnack Windmill)
  • 1 ill leaflet "Billing Mill" including internal machinery

Northumberland

Accession number: SCMM 3 - F123862

  • 2 photos of Chimney Hill Mill (Newcastle on Tyne)
  • 1 coloured picture postcard of Jesmond Dene Mill
  • 1 ill cutting
  • 1 pencil note

Nottinghamshire

Accession number: SCMM 3 - F123863

  • 2 photos of Caddington Windmill & East Bridgford Windmill
  • 3 colour negatives of the Cat & Fiddle Mill
  • 4 picture postcards (1 coloured) of, Newton Windmill, Costock Windmill, Beckingham Windmill & Mr Sleight of Misson [Mill?]
  • 1 cutting of Dale Abbey Mill

North Leverton, Nottinghamshire
Accession number: SCMM 3 - F123864

  • 1 photo of North Leverton Windmill
  • 1 ill cutting
  • 1 ill greetings card
  • 1 letter from T Burgess (Dukeries Mill, Worksop), dated 1965
  • 6 ill leaflets for North Leverton Windmill
  • 1 ink & 1 pencil note
  • 1 leaflet on the "Great Yorkshire Show" (dated July, 1956)

Oxfordshire

Accession number: SCMM 4 - F123865:

  • 7 photos of North Leigh Windmill, Chinnor Windmill, Upper Arncott Windmill, Hornton Windmill, Naphill Windmill & Blackthorne Windmill
  • 8 picture postcards, 3 coloured, of Chinnor Windmill, Littleworth Windmill, Great Milton Windmill, Nettlebed Common Windmill, Iffley Mill & Mapledurham Mill
  • 1 greetings card with ill of Folly [sic] Bridge Mill (Oxford)
  • 9 cuttings, 7 with ills of Lower Heyford Mill, Souldern Mill, North Aston Mill, Waterstock Mill, Dean Mill (Charlbury), Wheatley Windmill, Brill Windmill & Haseley Windmill

Rutlandshire

Accession number: SCMM 4 - F123866:

  • 2 photos of Whissendine Tower Mill & Preston Mill
  • 3 cuttings, 1 with ill of Morcott Windmill
  • 1 pencil note

Shropshire

Accession number: SCMM 4 - F123867:

  • 1 cutting of colour ill showing Ludlow Castle
  • 2 letters from B Warpark [sic] & P Sampson, dated 1974 & 1971
  • 2 typed notes
  • 3 ill leaflets "Daniel's Mill, a working water mill" (Bridgnorth)
  • 1 ill sticker for Chadwell Mill (Newport)

Somerset

Accession number: SCMM 4 - F123868:

  • 2 photos of Weston Milton Mill & Chapel Allerton Mill
  • 6 picture postcards (2 coloured) of Watchfield Windmill, Heath House Windmill, Chapel Allerton Windmill & Dunster Mill
  • 17 cuttings, 15 with ills, of Tannery Combe Waterwheel, Gawbridge Mill, Stratford Mill, High Ham Windmill, Kent's Mill (Dulverton), Ashton Windmill & Castle Mill (Dunster)
  • 1 ill booklet "Hornsbury Mills, Chard" includes ills of internal machinery & waterwheel
  • 1 ill pamphlet "Lockyer & Son Clapton Mill, Clapton Crewkerne" with diagrams of machinery
  • 1 ill pamphlet "Claverton Pump" with diagram of machinery
  • 1 leaflet "Priston Mill"
  • 1 cutting (2 leaves) with ill of Knowle Mill (Long Sutton)

Staffordshire

Accession number: SCSM 14 - F123803:

  • 5 photos, including Lower Modishall [sic], Wetmoore, Saredon Mill & Coppice Mill waterwheel
  • 5 letters from C Howell, dated 1960, most regarding a Staffordshire mill tour
  • 5 ink & 17 pencil notes on the mill tour in 1960, with notes on
    • Worston Mill (Great Bridgeford),
    • Burston Mill,
    • Scotch Brook Flint Mills, King's Bromley,
    • Home Farm Mill (Teddesley),
    • Saredon Mill,
    • Daniels' Mill (Bridgenorth),
    • Bucknall, Toxall,
    • Walk Mill (Eccleshall),
    • Park Mill (High Ottley),
    • Elleston Mill,
    • Showell Mill,
    • Coley Mill (Salop),
    • Bearstone & Alrewas

Accession number: SCSM 14 - F123804:

  • 17 photos, including:
    • Hayes Mill,
    • Coppice Mill,
    • Stretton,
    • Counsall,
    • Blythebridge Mill (Kingston),
    • Burndhurst Mill (Gratwich),
    • the French stones of Stretton Mill,
    • the waterwheels of Counsall, Cheddleton & Stretton
  • 13 pencil notes, all dated 1961, with descriptions of:
    • Stretton,
    • Churchill Forge (Kidderminster),
    • Cookley,
    • Wodehouse Mill (Wombourne),
    • Burndhurst Mill (Gratwich),
    • Blythebridge Mill (Kingston),
    • Consal Mills,
    • Cheddleton Flint Mills 
    • Modishall [sic] Valley Flint Mills

Accession number: SCSM 14 - F123805:

  • 3 photos (2 in colour), of Ivy Mill (Longton Rd)
  • the water wheel of Boar Mill (Moddershall) 1 cutting

Accession number: SCSM 14 - F123806

  • 1 picture postcard of Cheddleton Flint Mill
  • 3 cuttings, 2 with ills of Cheddleton Flint Mill, Walk Watermill, Blythebridge Mill & internal machinery of Leek Mill
  • 1 photocopy (2 leaves) of an ill article "The valley of water mills" by L Helsby
  • 1 letter from R Copeland (dated 1969)
  • 1 tour schedule for the West Midlands Branch of the 'Wind & Watermill Section' of the 'Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings' (dated 1965)
  • 1 ill leaflet "Before it was too late!" published by the 'Cheddleton Flint Mill Preservation Trust'

Suffolk - photos and postcards

Suffolk mills - photos & picture postcards
Accession number: SCAM 2 - F123902

  • Aldborough (1 print),
  • Aldeburgh (2 postcards 1 coloured, 1 ill bookmark, 1 cutting),
  • Alderton, Barnham,
  • Mr R Martin millwright of Beccles,
  • Barrow,
  • Blundeston,
  • Blythburg,
  • Barking Tye,
  • Botesdale,
  • Boxted,
  • Bradfield St George,
  • Brettenham (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Bredfield,
  • Great Bricett,
  • Tower Mill (Bungay),
  • Bungay,
  • Burgh,
  • Burhall,
  • Buxhall,
  • Chattisham,
  • Chilton Street,
  • Chippenhall Green,
  • Cowlinge, Mr Woods of Cranley, Dalham (2 photos),
  • Darsham, Debenham, Messrs Clover of Drinkstone,
  • Drinkstone (3 photos, 1 postcard),
  • Fornham St Martin,
  • Framsden (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Earlsoham, Eye (2 photos, 1 postcard),
  • Freckenham (inscribed door lintel),
  • Freckenham (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Friston (6 internal machinery photos, 2 postcards),
  • Bell Hill (Fritton),
  • Fritton Marsh,
  • Fritton Warren,
  • Gedding,
  • Gislingham,
  • Halesworth,
  • Haughley,
  • Haverhill (4 postcards: circular sail),
  • Hartest (4 photos),
  • Herringfleet (8 photos),
  • Hotton,
  • Hoxne,
  • Huntingfield,
  • Ilketshall,
  • Bramford Road (Ipswich),
  • Holton (1 cutting),
  • Lattice Barn (Ipswich),
  • Kedington (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Kelsale (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Kenton,
  • Laxfield (1 photo, 2 postcards),
  • Lavenham,
  • Lound (1 photo, 3 postcards),
  • Leiston,
  • Minsmere,
  • Pakenham (3 postcards),
  • Palgrave (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Mr E Self of Parham,
  • Parham (2 postcards),
  • Peasenhall (4 postcards, 3 of internal machinery),
  • Pettaugh (5 postcards 1 in colour),
  • Rattlesden (2 postcards),
  • Rougham (2 postcards),
  • St Michaels (South Elmham),
  • Saxted Green (3 photos, 1 postcard, 1 cutting),
  • Snape (1 postcard, 1 cutting),
  • Southwould,
  • Stanningfield (2 postcards),
  • Stanton (2 photos, 4 postcards, 1 cutting),
  • Skinner's Mill (Stradbrook 4 postcards),
  • Swettling, Syleham (4 photos),
  • Thornham Magna (2 photos, 1 postcard),
  • Thelnetham (Bury St Edmonds 1 photo, 1 postcard, 1 cutting),
  • Thorpness,
  • Great Thurlow Smock Mill (1 photo, 1 colour greetings card),
  • Thorpeness (2 postcards),
  • Thurston (3 postcards 1 internal machinery),
  • Walberswick (1 photo, 2 postcards, 1 ill leaflet "Walberswick old pumping mill"),
  • Ubbeston,
  • Wangford,
  • Wenhaston (3 postcards including machinery & Mr Spencer),
  • Westhall (2 photos of internal machinery, 2 postcards),
  • Westleton (1 photo, 2 postcards),
  • Wetheringsett,
  • Wickhambrook,
  • Wickham Market,
  • Unidentified mill (colour postcard),
  • Buttram's (Woodbridge),
  • Woodbridge Tide Mill (2 photos of internal machinery,
  • 1 ill greetings card, 2 postcards), Tricker's Mill (Woodbridge),
  • Woodbridge, Buttram's Mill (Woodbridge),
  • Woolpit (5 photos, 1 postcard),
  • Workington,
  • Worlingworth (1 internal machinery photo, 2 postcards),
  • Wortham (1 photo, 1 postcard),
  • Wrentham
  • 1 photocopy of 'Our Village Mill' from E Porter's "Cambridgeshire Customs & Folklore" (dated 1969)

Suffolk - miscellaneous

Accession number: SCSM 15 - F123808

  • 1 colour slide of Warton [sic] windmill
  • 4 cuttings, 2 with ill 1 pencil note
  • 44 photos (18 of machinery), including
    • Wissington,
    • Euston,
    • Catenham,
    • Cosford Bridge,
    • Mittondale [sic],
    • Woodbridge Tide Mill,
    • Sackhurst,
    • Raydon,
    • Hoxne,
    • Acton Hall,
    • Layham,
    • Pakenham,
    • Hartest,
    • Withindale,
    • Wickham Market,
    • Baylham,
    • Woodbridge,
    • Kessey Mill,
    • Letheyham,
    • Little Glenham,
    • Ashe Abby Mill,
    • Sapiston,
    • Campsey
    • Playford Mill House

Accession number: SCSM 15 - F123808

  • 3 pencil notes (including a sketch map of the location of Bakers Mill near Stowmarket)
  • 50 cuttings, 25 with ills including,
    • Earsham Mill (Bungay),
    • Holton Windmill,
    • Saxstead Windmill,
    • Pettaugh Windmill,
    • Pakenham,
    • Walberswick Windmill,
    • Thorpeness Windmill,
    • Wrentham Windmill,
    • Woolpit Windmill,
    • Flatford Mill,
    • Woodbridge Tide Mill,
    • Haverhill (circular sail)
    • Windmill Mill Hill Mill,
    • Castle Mill, Holton
    • St Peter Windmill,
    • Buttrums Tower Mill,
    • Leavenheath Windmill
    • Wortham Windmill

Accession number: SCSM 15 - F123809

  • 2 photos, of Walberswick Windmill & Baylham Mill
  • 2 picture postcards (1 coloured) of Flatford Mill & Pakenham Windmill
  • 16th Century drawing of Hallisworth [Halesworth] Windmill
  • 4 letters, from W M Lummis, L Chubb (both dated 1939), M Berrill (1958) & D M White (1962)
  • 1 ink & 10 pencil notes
  • 2 notices of a lecture by R Wailes "The Watermills of East & West Suffolk" at the Science Museum, London (1965)
  • 3 sheets of notepaper headed "J E Wightman, Millwright"
  • 2 leaf typed list of Suffolk Windmills (c1939)
  • 1 leaf typed list of Suffolk Watermills (c1958)
  • 2 leaf ink list of Suffolk Watermills
  • 32 cuttings, 16 with ills including,
    • Alton Mill,
    • Pakenham Windmill,
    • Deben Mill,
    • Wickham Market Mill,
    • Brundon Mill (Sudbury),
    • Holton Windmill,
    • Cobbolds Mill

Accession number: SCSM 15 - F123810

  • Syleham Windmill: 1 cutting, with ills of repair after storm

Accession number: SCSM 15 - F123811

  • 3 cuttings, 2 with ills including Pettaugh Windmill, Pakenham Windmill, Friston Mill & Syleham Mill "September 1949" from a calendar with advertisement for "George Wailes & Co Ltd, Engineers, Millwrights & Tool Merchants"

Bungay, Suffolk
Accession number: SCAM 2 - F123901

  • 2 photos,
  • 2 stereoscopic photos,
  • 2 negatives
  • 1 photocopy of ill article "Bungay's vanished mills" by L B Cane (dated 1939, 3 leaves)
  • 1 photocopy from "Rayners Bungay Almanack" (dated 1891),
  • 1 photocopy from "White's Directory of Suffolk" (dated 1844),
  • 1 map of "Bungay's vanished mills"
  • 8 letters from, E R Rackham, J G L Spence, P Unwin & F Honeywood (dated 1965, 1965, 1973 & 1980)
  • 1 letter to Wrightman (dated 1965)
  • 1 ill postcard from F Honeywood (dated 1980)
  • 1 ink & 2 pencil notes

Surrey

Accession number: SCCM 16 - F123812:

  • 1 letter from M Cook
  • 5 ink notes
  • 1 ill leaflet on Shalford Mill by the National Trust
  • 1 coin inscribed "One Penny payable at Weybridge I Bunn & Co 1812 Hoop & Iron Warehouse, Dowgate Wharf" reverse inscribed "Weybridge Mills" with ill
  • 2 ill greetings cards (1 coloured) of Newark Mill
  • 6 picture postcards (4 coloured) of
    • Castle Mill (Dorking),
    • Shirley Windmill,
    • Waddon Mill, Millmead
    • Mill (Guildford),
    • Pixham Mill,
    • Reigate Heath Windmill
  • 26 cuttings, 16 with ills including,
    • Pyrford Mill,
    • Lowfield Heath Windmill,
    • Shirley Windmill,
    • Barford Mill (Churt),
    • Castle Mill (Dorking),
    • Shalford Mill,
    • Ockham Mill &
    • Coxes Lock Mill

Accession number: SCCM 16 - F123813:

  • "Domestic Buildings Research Group Report No 451" on Westcott Mill House (Dorking) with various ills, maps & plans (12 leaves)
  • 1 (2 leaved) article by R E Rideout "Perched on a spur" on Westcott Green, includes map

Accession number: SCCM 16 - F123814:

  • Outwood Windmills: 1 photo, 1 picture postcard,20 cuttings, 13 with ills including internal machinery of Outwood Windmills (Redhill)

Accession number: SCCM 16 - F123815:

  • Reigate Heath Windmill:1 coloured photo, 5 cuttings (2 identical), 4 with ills

Accession number: SCCM 16 - F123816:

  • Trumpet Hill Windmill: 1 photo of a print of Trumpet Hill Windmill 5 cuttings, 4 with ills, reporting demolision of mill

Accession number: SCCM 16 - F123817:

  • Outwood Windmill:  4 cuttings
  • 2 with ills including Wimbledon Common Windmill & Cobham Waterwheel

Sussex

Warwickshire

Birmingham, Warwickshire
Accession number: SCMM 5 - F123870

  • 6 cuttings, 2 with ills of Sarehole Mill
  • 1 letter from V H Woods, dated 1962
  • 1 ill invitation "to the opening of Sarehole Mill, 12th July 1969"
  • 1 ill invitation "to an official opening of Sarehole Mill, 1st June 1974"

Warwickshire Stour & its Mills
Accession number: SCMM 5 - F123871

  • 1 cutting "The Warwickshire Stour & its Mills (Part 2)" by H E S Simmons

Warwick
Accession number: SCMM 5 -F123872

  • 3 photos of Harbury Windmill & Shrewley Windmill
  • 1 picture postcard of Charlecote Mill
  • 4 cuttings, 3 with ills of Guy's Mill & Bubbenhall Mill
  • 1 ink note: See separate Album

Westmorland

Accession number: SCMM 5 - F123873:

  • 1 photo of Ambleside Mill
  • 1 picture postcard of Ambleside Mill
  • 4 cuttings, 2 with ills of Ambleside Mill & the snuff machinery of Samuel Gawith & Co at Penrith & Kendal

Wiltshire

Accession number: SCMM 5 - F123874:

  • 6 photos of Enford Mill & Linpley Stoke Mill, also includes machinery of Lower Mill (Bishopstone), Sutton Mandeville Mill & Harnham Mill (Salisbury)
  • 3 picture postcards of Knoyle Windmill, Wilton Windmill & the Snuff-mills of Devizes Castle
  • 10 cuttings, 6 with ills of Calne Mill, Wilton Windmill, Windmill Hill Business Park (Swindon) & the windmill moved from Chiseldon,
  • 3 photostats of "A History of Wiltshire" 1 ink note

Worcestershire

Accession number: SCMM 5 - F123875:

  • 2 picture postcards of Forge Mills (Redditch) & Cleeve Mill (Evesham)
  • 5 ill cuttings of the Avon & Fladbury Mill, Tunbridge Mill (Suckley), Mill Keepers House (Feckenham), Avoncroft Museum of Buildings & Bewdley Mill house
  • 1 ink, 1 typed & 2 pencil notes
  • 1 letter from 'Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings' regarding Redditch Forge Mills, dated 1965
  • 1 advertisement for "B Bache & Son, solid steel spade, shovel & hoe manafacturers, Churchill Forge near Kidderminster"
  • 2 invoices
  • 1 statement of "L S Dixon & Co Ltd, Hurcott Paper Mills Ltd, Kidderminster" all dated 1928

Yorkshire - miscellaneous

Yorkshire
Accession number: SCMM 5 - F123876

  • 3 photos of machinery of Abbeydale (Sheffield), Wetherby Mill & Rivelin Valley grinding wheels (Sheffield)
  • 2 picture postcards of "Old Leeds Bridge" & Mr Walter Ledger [crippled Yorkshire miller?]
  • 11 cuttings, 8 with ills (1 with accompanying letter from G Burgess, dated 1945), including Nidderdale Waterwheel (35ft diameter), Worsbrough Mill, Carlton Mill (Sowerby Bridge), Aysgarth Mill, Wilberfoss Windmill & Abbey Mill (Knaresborough)

Yorkshire: Whitby
Accession number: SCMM 5 - F123877

  • 7 letters (3 rough drafts by C P Davies) from T Burgess (Dukeries Mill, Worksop) & J Davison, all dated 1962
  • 15 pencil notes on Allerston, Danby, Egton, Lealholm, Stokesley, Vivers Mill (Pickering), Lumley (Pickering), Costa Mill (Pickering), Skinningrove, Allerston, Harwood Dale, Ingle by Greenhow, Levisham & Sinnington

Yorkshire: Abbeydale (Sheffield)
Accession number: SCMM 5 - F123878

  • 1 ill article from University of Sheffield Gazette No 47, 1967 "The Abbeydale works & Sheffield's Industrial history" by R M Ledbetter

Yorkshire: (Unidentified)
Accession number: SCMM 5 - F123879

  • 3 picture postcards, 1 coloured, 1 of "Old Mill Creek, River Dart" & "Mill Head, Thetford"
  • 5 colour ill greetings cards, including "Cobbold's Mill" [Exeter?] & "Downland Farm" Windmill
  • 2 ill cuttings of a moorland mill & a Cotswold Mill house
  • 1 ill sheet for "Fyne Books, Argyll Scotland"

Yorkshire - photos and postcards

Yorkshire mills: photos and picture postcards
Accession number: SCAM 1 - F123893

  • Aberford windmill (1 cutting & 2 postcards),
  • Aldbrough,
  • Askham Bryan,
  • Beverley (Westwood),
  • Barwick-in-Elmet,
  • Bramham,
  • Cantley,
  • Carleton,
  • West Cowick,
  • South Duffield (2 postcards),
  • Easington,
  • Ellerby, Ellerton (2 postcards),
  • Elstronwick,
  • Fishlake (2 postcards),
  • Gilberdyke (2 postcards),
  • Gorton,
  • Hagg Millhouse,
  • Hatfield East,
  • Hatfield West,
  • Hayward,
  • Hessle (1 photo & 1 coloured postcard),
  • Hinderwell (2 postcards, 1 coloured),
  • Holgate (3 postcards),
  • Howden,
  • Hull (Bylton Road),
  • Hull (Somersden Road),
  • Kellington (2 postcards),
  • Keyingham,
  • Keyingham (Patrington Road),
  • Kippax,
  • Market Weighton,
  • Monk Fryston,
  • Newholm Mill (Whitby),
  • Naburn,
  • Norton,
  • Ousefleet,
  • Haven Mill (Patrington 2 postcards, 1 coloured),
  • Warwick Road Mill (Patrington),
  • Stump Cross (Pontefract),
  • Station Mill (Pontefract),
  • Knottingley Road (Pontefract),
  • Riccall,
  • Seacroft,
  • Seaton Ross 5 sailed mill (2 cuttings in envelope),
  • New Mill (Seaton Ross),
  • Old Mill (Seaton Ross),
  • Seaton Ross (2 postcards),
  • Selby,
  • Sherburn-in-Elmet,
  • Skelton,
  • Skidby (3 cuttings in envelope), Skidby Mill (4 photos & 1 postcard),
  • South Skirlaugh,
  • Little Smeaton (3 postcards & 1 cutting),
  • Sutton,
  • Swillington,
  • Skyhouse,
  • Swinefleet,
  • Tollerton (4 cuttings in envelope), Tollerton,
  • Thorngumbold,
  • Ugthorpe (1 photo, 1 postcard & 1 cutting),
  • Ulleskelt,
  • Waxholme,
  • Welwick,
  • Union Mill (Whitby)
  • Wilberfoss Windmill (2 postcards)

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