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Welcome to Molinologist

Just in case you don’t know, a molinologist is a person who studies the history and technology of mills and milling. This doesn’t mean the posts in this blog will relate to that subject, though occasional references to windmills and watermills are likely to appear. 247 more words

Eden Mill Kayaking

Kathy and I went kayaking on one of the most peaceful creeks I know of – Eden Mill at Deer Creek. Back in July 2013 I posted about History and Photography, that people should appreciate the history of the mills and streams they hike. 230 more words


New Abbey Cornmill: Video Room

One of the more unusual ‘Ministry’ signs at New Abbey Cornmill directs visitors to the upstairs video room. This suggests that this style of sign continued into the early 1980s, just prior to the creation of Historic Scotland. 27 more words

Heritage Sites

Who Are The Stid(d)s?

In this post I’d like to provide an overview of what I know about some of the different Stid(d) families I have located.

My line is as follows: 707 more words