Reference numberJS/1/2
Previous numbersI.2
TitleWind rape oil mill
DescriptionWind rape oil mill at Wakefield executed for Mr Roodhouse in 1755. Sectional elevation, 1:48. Inscribed: (F) Designed and drawn by J Smeaton, 1754. In Mr Smeaton's Short account of inventions, 1756 (art. 15) it is stated that his plan of double motion to a windmill (see sketch folio 3) had, in principle, been applied to the stampers and fire work of the above mill with success
Extent1 sheet
Physical descriptionInk wash on paper
Access statusOpen
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