The Rex Wailes Collection. An Artistic Collaboration Part 2

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    Publisher Milling & Grain
    Year of publication 2021

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    People and communities > Biographies & tributes
    Arts and culture

    Scope & contentBy Mildred Cookson, The Mills Archive Trust, UK

    I mentioned in last month’s article in Milling and Grain, how the sad loss of war artist Thomas Hennell towards the end of the Second World War threw plans for Rex’s book “The English Windmill” into disarray.

    Built on over 30 years of careful recording of windmills throughout England, this seminal book was destined to influence National and Local Government and become the bible for windmill researchers and enthusiasts for the second half of the 20th century.... Read more.


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