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Posted on 03/07/2019

Technical drawing of Waygood modular mill donated to FoWG archive

Penny Steele traces the history of the company that made the modular mill on the first floor of Brixton Windmill. The Friends of Windmill Gardens have been given a technical drawing by R Waygood and...

Posted on 06/10/2017

Bright future for Lambeth Archives

A new purpose built home for Lambeth Archives is to be constructed at 301 Kennington Lane in Vauxhall.† This was agreed by Lambeth Councilís Cabinet on 2 October following an in-depth consultation on...

Posted on 31/08/2017

Creating a Brixton Windmill archive

In the middle of August we were contacted by one of our supporters with an intriguing offer. He knew of a family who were clearing a flat and had a large collection of books to sell, including...

Posted on 05/02/2013

Mills Archive visit

Penny Steele reports on a visit to the Mills Archive near Reading We were able to look at material from various collections held by the Mills Archive Trust relating to Brixton Windmill, but it felt...

Posted on 26/09/2012

Lambeth Archives Open Day, this Saturday, 29 September

Friends of Windmill Gardens and other local history groups and societies will have stalls at Lambeth Archives Open Day in the Minet Library. This year's theme is 'What has local government ever done...

Posted on 11/04/2012

Mills Archive celebrates 10th anniversary

Congratulations to the Mills Archive, which is 10 years old this year! The Mills Archive was established in 2002 as a permanent repository for historical and contemporary material on traditional...