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Sonning Mill, 1949
 
   
Sonning Mill, 1949
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Brief Description: Sonning Mill on the River Thames near Reading
Subject Date: 1948
 
Full Description: Sonning Mill was located 2 miles away from the Reading factory along the River Thames. It was one of the many local corn mills that supplied high quality flour to George Palmer's new biscuit manufactory. The factory was ideally situated adjacent to the Kennet and Avon canal enabling the flour to be brought by barge.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Sonning Mill, Sonning, Berkshire
Dimensions: Height: 21.0cm, Width: 15.7cm
Subject: social history, environment, water, trade <food mfr>, landscape, building, Bi-Centenary Celebration
Content Type: photograph
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1949.31.60
Unique ID: rm-rm-1949_31_60~1_735-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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