A photograph of a 19th century sketch showing the Orpington Flour Mill and the adjoining mill house from across the millpond to the south-west, with a large tree in the foreground

Date:
c1865
Location:
Orpington Flour Mill, Orpington, Bromley, Greater London Authority
Reference:
BB71/09466
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

Description

This is a photograph of an older photographic image. This photograph of the earlier image is believed to have been taken c1920-1950.

The photographer's notes state: 'Copy. General view of the house and the mill, and a high chimney on the left from the further end of the pond from S.W. (From a photo by the late Mr William Mansfield of a pencil drawing by the late William Willis sen., done about 1865)'.

There is an additional note stating: '(This mill & its buildings were demolished Feb-May 1935)'.

Content

This is part of the Series: PEW01/01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection, Negatives; within the Collection: PEW01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Creator of Archive: Street, Philip Edmund Wills

Artist: Willis, William

Photographer: Mansfield, William

Keywords

Post Medieval Mill House, Post Medieval Watermill, Post Medieval Flour Mill

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