Glück zu! Mühlen in Schleswig-Holstein

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    English titleGreetings! Mills in Schleswig-Holstein
    Authors & editors

    Nissen, Nis R

    Publisher Dithmarscher Presse-Dienst Verlag, Heide
    Year of publication 1981

    German (main text)

    Medium Book

    Wind & watermills > Other Europe (not GB) > Germany, Austria & Switzerland


    Scope & contentSummary Translation

    Book issued to mark 20th anniversary of the association to preserve wind and water mills in Schleswig-Holstein and Hamburg.It has six chapters, written by five different authors. The first covers the history, working and technology of mills in Schleswig-Holstein, explaining in particular the differences between different types of mill. The second looks at the activities of the association and its contribution to preserving and restoring mills, while the third considers how people convert mills into housing.The fourth describes the craft of the millwright, then and now.The fifth looks in detail at the history of mills in Dithmarschen.The final chapter gives a statistical overview of the state of mills in Schleswig-Holstein and their declining numbers.

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    Accession no. 229869

    • Shelf location: C114-NIS
    • Donor: Michael Dufau
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