• Mills on the Yeo and the Men Who Worked Them

Mills on the Yeo and the Men Who Worked Them

  • Product Code: 1074
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  • £12.60

(Martin Bodman)  A gazetteer of almost 90 water-powered sites in south-east Somerset and north-west Dorset, that focuses on their history in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

The book covers mills on the Yeo and all its tributaries, including the Cam and the Wriggle. Full index with references to 196 millers, 38 bakers, 13 silk throwsters, 15 sailcloth manufacturers, and 14 flax spinners, as well as farmers, ironfounders, millwrights and landowners.

120 pages.  soft covers.  Over-the-counter price £10.00 

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