Category Archives: Windmills

2 kites, 2 cameras and a windpump

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The rain radar showed a clear spot half an hour from where I was working, I watched the met data update and clipped off work as quick as I could to try and catch the light over the marshes. All … Continue reading

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Saxstead mill…flying blind

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After an intensive KAP session at Framlingham Castle I was determined to get the camera over Saxtead Mill, it is a fairly rare big post mill and I have had 4 attempts to date, each time I tired to fly … Continue reading

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Wear & tear

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Like a lot of cyclists in Britain I’m feeling good about my bike just now. Tatsuro Kiuchi captures the mood nicley. We are reclaiming the roads! I have put up with a slipping chain for months. The long ride back … Continue reading

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West Wratting Mill

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Seen from the ground West Wratting Mill appears surrounded by trees which have grown up since its heyday, raising the camera gives a better view of it. First built in 1726 it is the oldest surviving smock mill in the … Continue reading

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Blustery KAP

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Getting a stable kite in a 12-20 mph bluster is not always so easy. My favorite option for the top end of Bft 4 is an HQ Flowform 2.0 and sure enough it took off and raced away with as much … Continue reading

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KAP at Billingford Mill

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Despite a series of conservation efforts from 1956 to 2009 the mill is in a somewhat forlorn state. Norfolk Windmills Trust hope to be painting it this year and Norfolk County Council are looking at making a Listed Building Consent application … Continue reading

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