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Offline alderwiser

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Kirby watermill
« on: Tuesday 14 November 17 04:37 GMT (UK) »
My wifes family were mentioned in a will dated 1864 - they were left a watermill and land at Kirby and i wonder if anyone knows of pictures or the history of the mill that I can access from here in Australia

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Re: Kirby watermill
« Reply #1 on: Tuesday 14 November 17 06:52 GMT (UK) »

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Re: Kirby watermill
« Reply #2 on: Tuesday 14 November 17 17:03 GMT (UK) »
if you tell us the family name we may be able to find other information for you. I have family who lived in Kirkby but a little earlier than your wife's family.

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Re: Kirby watermill
« Reply #3 on: Tuesday 14 November 17 20:41 GMT (UK) »
The will was in the name of William Fryer died 1864
He left the Kirby mill to his brother John

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Re: Kirby watermill
« Reply #4 on: Yesterday at 21:35 »
A photo showing Kirkby water mill in the background.
The second is also Kirby mill which was destroyed by fire in the 1950s
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