Mills and millwrighting


Shire Album 33

A booklet, 32pp., profusely illustrated with b/w photographs.

This book shows how mills worked and how wide in scope was the work of the millwright, the first mechanical engineering profession; it also describes some of the splendid restoration work being done by both amateur and professional millwright.

Contains details about hand mills, waterwheels, watermill machinery, windmills, the stones and windmill machinery.


7 in stock

  • Author(s): Vince, John
  • Publisher: Shire Publications Ltd
  • Publication year: 1978