Windmill damaged by high winds again - in 1839


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windmills Windmill damaged by high winds again - in 1839

William Lucas, a Quaker brewer in Hitchin, wrote about events, both local, national, and international, in his diary and reminiscences covering the 1830s-1860s. His coverage for 1839 noted that the high price of bread was causing unrest, and also that his father's windmill had been damaged yet again by high winds.
Item: #191, Posted: 1/1/04.


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