Files of reports, correspondence and other documents relating to UK millwrighting projects between 1965 and 1980. Includes working drawings and photographs.
Derek Ogden Collection
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Derek is an English millwright who worked on British mills until the 1970s when he emigrated to the USA, continuing his work on the other side of the Atlantic and passing on his skills to several apprentices.
By mill project. Documents and large drawings stored separately.
Conditions Governing Access
Available to all readers by appointment at The Mills Archive, Reading. See our website for location details and opening hours.
Where high resolution digital images of original documents have been made, readers may examine these at the Archive to avoid disturbing the originals.
Collection level description revised by Luke Bonwick and Nathanael Hodge, 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.
Derek passed the material to the Mills Archive in 2002.
UK material complete. Additional material relating to USA may be donated.