The Prairie Mills
Windmill

Golden, Illinois

Video Downloads

This video taken in October 2006 shows the windmill sails and spur wheel turning. Two versions.

Video Terry Asher

 

Windmill, 640 x 480

Size: 5.7 MB

 

Windmill, 320 x 240

Size: 2.9 MB

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This video taken in October 2006 shows the sack hoist lifting a grain sack to the second floor (the stone floor). Two versions.

Video Terry Asher

 

Sack Hoist, 640 x 480

Size: 3.7 MB

 

Sack Hoist, 320 x 240

Size: 1.9 MB

This video taken in October 2006 shows the miller engaging the stone nut. This connects to the spur wheel so sails can turn a millstone. Two versions.

Video Terry Asher

 

Stone Nut, 640 x 480

Size: 2.3 MB

 

Stone Nut, 320 x 240

Size: 1.6 MB