Friends of

Upminster Windmill

Upcoming Events

AGM of the Friends​

17th May 2017

 

 

The AGM will be held in the NEW VISITOR CENTRE at 7.30 pm

Coffee

Coffee afternoons 

29 March 17

29 March 2017 at 2.30 - The Old Chapel

For the Friends, Volunteers and welcome new members interested in the work being done to restore the Windmill.

19 April 2017 at 2.30 - New Visitor Centre

 For the Friends, Volunteers and welcome new members interested in the work being done to restore the Windmill.

The "Millers Scissors"

 

     24 April 2017

&     8 May 2107

A talk and a demonstration

At a time TBA the group will give a talk on the 24th April to let us explore their skills and potential.

On the 8th May at a time TBA there will be a demonstartion of smocks and smocking.  Please contact Charlotte to book your place. Also see Newsletter for further details.

Removal of the Cap 

May 27th, 2016

The Cap is removed

The cap was gently removed and lowered to the ground as if it was delicate glass.  Soon it will be on its way to Holland for refurbishment. 

Picture by Andrew Conway.

The Dust Floor 

May 27th, 2016

The Dust floor as you have never seen it.

Once the cap was removed the Dust Floor was open to the elements.   This is the view from above with the wallower still in place

Picture by Andrew Conway.

Archives - A request

April, 2016

We have a huge archive of memorabilia about the Windmill but many of the records are incomplete.  Would you please send us (or contact us for collection) ANY old postcards, newspaper articles, magazine articles, photographs, objects, drawings or documents that refer to the Windmill.  We will simply copy what you send us and we will return the originals.  Anything and everything is of interest.

Upminster Windmill is managed on behalf of the London Borough of Havering by The Friends of Upminster Windmill. Registered Charity 1162180

 

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