Floating Mills

Mills consisting of one or more boats equipped with waterwheels, moored in mid-stream by connections to the bank and used for various purposes including grinding grain or paper pulp and supporting military machinery.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
29379
Names
floating mills
floating mill
boat-mills
mill, boat
mill, floating
mills, boat
mills, floating
schipmolens Dutch
schipmolen Dutch
molinos flotantes Spanish
molino flotante Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300262611. The J. Paul Getty Trust.