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And Now They Rest
And Now They Rest

And Now They Rest 1939

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And Now They Rest 1939

18 mins United Kingdom

Whatever your views on wind power, there are few sights more majestic than the working windmill. This survey from the eve of WWII found fewer than 200 still turning their mighty sails, but offers great visual documentation of those that were. From post mills to smock mills, and worm wheels to fan tails, this detailed survey offers an affectionate tribute to Don Quixote's long-armed giants - well worth a tilt.

Featuring

Carleton Hobbs

Genres

Documentary

Tags

Architecture Windmills

Released

1939

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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