Jim Chase Mill Photographs

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 3132 JCPC
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      Approx. 1500 negatives, 337 prints and 1 paper document.

Scope and Content

Prints of Hampshire, Wiltshire and Dorset watermills and negatives of UK windmills, watermills and other subjects of industrial archaeology. A biography of Jim Chase is also included.

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.

Archivist's Note

Collection level description revised by Nathanael Hodge, June 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.

Custodial History

Passed to Dennis Johnson of the Berkshire Industrial Archaeology Group by the daughter of Jim Chase. Given by him to the Mills Archive in 2006.

Related Material

Dennis Johnson sorted Jim's photographs into two main groups, the mill photographs here and photographs of engines and pumps, which were donated to the English Heritage Archives (Ref. No. JWC01).