Saturday, January 14, 2023

Tidal mills videos

Mills run on tidal movements are described in several taped talks and animation.

Upcoming - 5 hours on watermills this Saturday; and talk on MLK day on Georgia Gilmore who cooked to raise money for the civil rights movement.

TIDAL MILLS taped talks, videos, pictures, info

Tide Mill Institute. Much information, pictures HERE TAPES HERE and 3 years of conferences

How Woodbridge Tide Mill works. Fantastic 'cutaway' animation by Steve Bjorck. Woodbridge, Suffolk UK May 2021 2min TAPE HERE and many TAPES HERE

Tide Mills: Green Energy from the Colonial Era. Turnstile Tours. NY Au 31 2021 1 hr. TAPE HERE

The World’s Earliest Dated Tide Mill. Strangford Lough in Ireland 619-621AD. Thomas McErlean. Brown University. Nov 5, 2015 90min TAPE HERE

Tide Mills – How They Worked and Where They Were in Boston from Revere to Quincy. Mass. Earl Taylor. History Camp. Mar 2019 45min TAPE HERE

Ten Existing Northeast Tide Mills northeast US HERE

Tidal Mills The Engineer Feb 26, 1909 - Scientific American Suppliment No. 1750 July 17, 1909 HERE pictures

Photo: Poplar Grove tide mill, Mathews County, Virginia. 1935 LC

UPCOMING TALKS - Mills

Jan 21 Sat 6-11AM Watermills - not just for flour. “history of watermills from the Roman period to the eve of the Industrial revolution.” Dr. Birgitta Hoffmann, who is running a field work project studying the remains of watermills from the 15th cen. on, in Glenesk, Scotland. MANCENT, The Manchester ContinuingEducationNetwork £20-35 / 5 hours HERE

Mar 13 Mon 4pm London Windmills and Watermills “from ones which have been restored to those that exist as street names only.” Rob Smith, Footprints of London £10 HERE

Mar 18 Sat ?7 -11 North Africa and the Grain Supply of the city of Rome. “How Ancient North Africa got rich from supplying grain to the city of Rome.” Dr. Birgitta Hoffmann. MANCENT, The Manchester ContinuingEducationNetwork £20-35. 5 hours HERE

Mar 22 Wed 3 Bucket mill seeks twin! Conserving Finzean's Historic Water Mills. Sian Loftus. Aberdeen City Heritage Trust. £10 HERE


MILLS TAPED TALKS - 28 & BLOG POSTS - 10 HERE


THIS WEEK'S TALKS Deleted

CALENDAR OF VIRTUAL FOOD HISTORY TALKS HERE

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