Reid Windmills Albums

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 3132 REID
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      68 photographs
  • Location
      Upper Heyford - BX0000002116333

Scope and Content

Photograph albums containing photographs of English windmills. These are mostly from Lincolnshire, with some from Cambridgeshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Norfolk and Nottinghamshire.

Administrative / Biographical History

Bank manager. Lived in Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire.

Access Information

This collection may be consulted free of charge at the Mills Archive; please email []( to arrange an appointment.


Bank manager. Lived in Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire.

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Luke Bonwick, April 2003, June 2004 and December 2004. Description revised by Nathanael Hodge, March 2012.

Custodial History

The albums were part of a large amount of archival material in the possession of the Mills Section of the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings, which was transferred to The Mills Archive in February 2004.
A note in the front of the albums reads "Presented to the Windmill Section by Mrs R. Reid of Rawdon, Upper Packington Rd. Ashby de la Zouch, Leics. October 1956 in memory of her husband who died in 1955."

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