Category Archives: windmills

The Simple Life

In this era of high tech electronics, many often say they’d like to go back to the simple life. Others, my friend A included, admit “Not me. Life was tough back then.” Consider the simple water wheel and how it … Continue reading

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Salute to Windmill Park Donors

Every one appreciates coming across something that is free. The Shattuck Windmill Museum & Park in Oklahoma is free to the public, 365 days a year–although the museum does appreciate donations. The annual work week crew donates their time each … Continue reading

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Saving A Bit of History

This is work week at the Shattuck Windmill Museum & Park in Oklahoma. Several of us from different parts of the U.S. are here to service & repair the large collection of antique water pumping windmills. Here’s the old dugout … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day, Kevin

For Father’s Day I’m going to tell you a bit about Kevin. Kevin, a long time firefighter and now a fire marshal, has been interested in and working with windmills for about fourteen years now. Never one to sit around on … Continue reading

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