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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP12 Apr 2017 3:40 p.m. PST

From Warlord…

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See here
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Amicalement
Armand

Codsticker12 Apr 2017 5:45 p.m. PST

Those Sarissa MDF buildings are quite nice- I have a couple of their townhouses.

Supercilius Maximus13 Apr 2017 1:22 a.m. PST

Not sure about the windmill being an "English" design; looks more European (in a non-Brexit way, just to be clear) to me.

Cerdic Supporting Member of TMP13 Apr 2017 4:00 a.m. PST

I think the mill is a design known as a 'post mill'. Most old windmills that survive in Britain are stone built tower mills, which is why we don't associate post mills with England.

As far as I know, post mills were most common in England in the Middle Ages. By the ECW period the more advanced tower mill was more common but post mills still existed.

It seems that the post mill design survived in some areas of Europe much longer than in Britain.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP13 Apr 2017 10:27 a.m. PST

Glad you like them my friend!. (smile)


Amicalement
Armand

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