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And Now They Rest

Synopsis
A film of windmills made in 1938 showing the development from the small post mill to the large smock and tower mills, from simple canvas sails to those with complex shutters. Shows mills at Bourne near Cambridge, Haverhill in Suffolk, Woolpit near Bury St Edmunds and Herringfleet drainage mill. Also shows the Woodbridge tide mill grinding corn in 1949.
Language
English
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. b&w. 20 min.
Year of production
1989
Availability
Sale; 1996 sale: £10.00 (inclusive)
Subjects
Agriculture
Keywords
East Anglia; windmills

Production Company

Name

East Anglian Film Archive

Email
eafa@uea.ac.uk
Web
http://www.eafa.ac.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
01603 592664
Address
Martineau Lane
Norwich
NR1 2DQ

Distributor

Name

East Anglian Film Archive

Web
http://www.uea.ac.uk/eafa External site opens in new window
Phone
01603 592664
Fax
01603 58553
Address
Video Sales
The Archive Centre
Martineau Lane
Norwich
NR1 2DQ

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