US millwrighting work files

Scope and Content

Collection of documents, including correspondance and photographs, regarding work undertaken by Derek Ogden on watermills and windmills in the USA.

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.

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Note

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.

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Beth Grant, September 2015 - January 2016.

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