Detail

Title ID 4489Collection ID565
TitleChegworth Watermill
Date1946 (?)
Genre/TypeProfessionalNon-fiction
ThemeRural Life
KeywordsRivers Rural Areas Workers
Location
LocalChegworth Maidstone
RegionalKent Medway
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionKent Messenger
Format16mm Black & White Sound
Duration8 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

The film shows Harold Potter, the miller at Chegworth Watermill carrying out his daily duties. The mill is located on the River Len, a tributary of the River Medway. Mr Potter checks the stream and the sluice gates amongst other activities. The watermill is seen at work grinding corn. The original audio commentary accompanies the film.

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