Restoration

Updates on the restoration of the mill

This is our restoration blog. Before we started this project, we wrote down our pledge to help us to make the right decisions during the restoration.

Read the timber frame updates
Oak replaces sweepings
October 26, 2016
The state of the frame
October 8, 2016
Exposing the timber frame
October 2, 2016
Waterwheel restoration
Buckets 2
July 28, 2016
Trial buckets 1
July 27, 2016
Removing the buckets
August 3, 2013
Hursting frame updates
Ravages of rot the sequal
August 19, 2016
Pit wheel props
August 19, 2016
Hursting repairs from above
August 15, 2016
Roof from start to finish
Lucum Leadwork
October 26, 2016
Nick Stephens, Roofer
October 26, 2016
Mark, roofer's mate
October 26, 2016
Installing the mill foundations
Liquid floor
August 26, 2016
Pouring concrete
August 20, 2016
North side Drainage
August 6, 2016
The new opening so far
New brick arch
September 5, 2016
New opening
August 26, 2016
Creating the kitchen door
July 28, 2016
How we stemmed the leak
Injecting the resin
February 24, 2014
The resin machine
February 23, 2014
Outbuildings from the ground up
Insulation regime
November 11, 2015
Two buildings complete
October 5, 2015
Frame of the Forge
October 1, 2015