Milling journals of the past. Modernisation at Lincoln Messrs Le Tall install new machines at Crown Mills

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    Cookson, Mildred M [Author]

    Publisher Milling & Grain
    Year of publication 2022 November

    Medium Digital

    Cereal processes > Flour milling > Commercial millers


    Scope & contentLincoln cathedral, high on a hill above the river Witham dominates the city and at the time of this article in Milling (18 June 1938) it had its modern residential districts, mills and factories. One business that combined aspects of the city’s life was that of Messrs. Henry Le Tall Ltd, owner of the Crown Mills.

    They had a fine 10-sack set up with an up to the minute roller mill plant, a large proportion of which was housed in the tower of what was claimed to be the tallest windmill in the country.

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    Many improvements
    Room for improvement
    Advantageous for mills
    Holding his own


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