L C Chapman Collection

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 3132 LCCP
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      9 boxes and 1 album

Scope and Content

Photographs, notebooks, newspaper cuttings and other material on English windmills. Includes the collection of L C Chapman's friend, Wilfred Banyard.

Administrative / Biographical History

L C Chapman was a mill enthusiast who travelled throughout England recording mills. On retirement he moved to Australia to join his children. He died in 1992.

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

Inherited by L C Chapman's daughter Carolyn Chapman in Australia. Sent by her to the Mills Archive in 2005.