Es klappert die Mühle: die Geschichte der Horster Wassermühle
|English title||The mill clatters: the history of the Horst watermill|
|Authors & editors|
|Year of publication||1995|
German (main text)
|Scope & content||Summary Translation |
The history of the Horst watermill in Seevetal, Lower Saxony. It starts with legends surrounding the mill and place names connected with it, and the water supply. The rest of the book describes in detail the history of the mill, first mentioned in 1529. In particular it follows the millers and their families through the ages, including the alterations they made to the mill, and the social and economic changes over the years.
The last miller converted it into a restaurant.The book contains a few reproductions of historical documents and some black-and-white photos.
|Keywords||Milling, Germany, Cereals, Family history, People, Archaeology & history|
Accession no. 229891
- Shelf location: C114-VOS
- Donor: Michael Dufau Collection