Notebooks pertaining to watermills of England and Wales

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 3132 EMGC-02
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1930s - 1950s
  • Name of Creator
  • Physical Description
      12 Notebooks
  • Location

Scope and Content

This series is comprised of the twelve notebooks of E. M. Gardner. The first notebook contains Gardner's comprehensive transcriptions of the inventories of the mill properties of four millers ; two of which date back to the seventeenth century while the other two date back to the eighteenth century. The succeeding notebooks contain Gardner's independent observations and reflections on a wealth of information she acquired over the course of a number of years regarding watermills throughout both England and Wales.

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