Schweizer Mühlentag

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    English titleSwiss Mill Open Day
    Authors & editors

    Weiss, Walter [Author]

    Publisher Pro Patria
    Year of publication 2002

    German (main text)

    Medium Book

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


    Scope & contentSummary Translation

    Brochure issued by the Swiss heritage association, Pro Patria, for the mill open day held throughout Switzerland in 2002. A brief introduction about mills and the Pro Patria organisation, some of which appears also in French and Italian, and an invitation – in German and French – to join the Association of Friends of Swiss Mills (VSM/ASAM), are followed by details of the 76 water-driven mills and mill museums participating in the open day.Details of the address, contact details, access, nature of the mill, technical features, power source and possibilities for visiting are given for each one, along with a small black-and-white photo, most of them showing part of the mill equipment. The centre of the brochure contains a map showing the location of all the mills covered.Contains details of a scheme for mill owners to find second-hand components

    Copies held

    Accession no. 229725

    • Shelf location: W 114.8_WEI
    • Donor: Ken Major Collection