Cornwell Family Collection

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 3132 CORN
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1900 - 2006
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 box

Scope and Content

Items created or collected by the Cornwell family relating to their work as millers.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Cornwell and his son Ernest worked as millers at the Sun Flour Mills Company and the William King Flour Mill in the early 20th century. For a longer history of the family, see the Profiles section of our website.

Access Information

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

Catalogued by Nathanael Hodge, August 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

Donated to the Mills Archive by Guy Cornwell in 2006.