Stansted Mountfitchet Parish Council

Restoration Archive...

20th April


Essex millwrights visit the mill to examine the recent work and help with adjustments.


Mike Hoyle... 

Graham Robinson

and Snod

Examining the brake lever.  The brake is binding a little and needs adjusting.



Using a bar to turn the sails

The brake wheel is now too close to the Wallower...

... Which now has to be lowerer.

The worm also needs some adjustments.

Mike tries to identify the source of a squeak.

Greasing one of the bearings.

Alan tells some visitors all about the restoration work.

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