35mm slides of UK windmills and watermills.
Douglas Pluck Slide Collection
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Douglas Pluck (d. 1994) was a chartered surveyor with a keen interest in wind and watermills. He served on the committee of the SPAB Mills Section 1979-1988. On retirement in 1983 he began researching the watermills of the River Waveney, publishing a book on this subject in 1994. For a longer biography of Douglas Pluck, see the Profiles section of our website.
By UK county.
Conditions Governing Access
Available to all readers by appointment at The Mills Archive, Reading. We are open Monday to Friday from 10am-3pm.
Collection level description revised by Nathanael Hodge, May 2012.
Conditions Governing Use
Printed and high resolution copies of photographs can be made available, subject to a charge. Please see our website for details.
Copyright restrictions may apply.
Given to Mildred Cookson by Douglas's widow for passing on to the SPAB Mills Section. As the SPAB lacked space, the material was donated to the Mills Archive in November 2002.
Additional material may be donated later.