Mill stories

Miller Den Boer at the Overwaard’s 6th mill in Kinderdijk



Number of interviews: 26


Excerpts: to be read on the website

Pdf per story available


Accessible source (in due course): e-depot KNAW

What was daily life like on the polder mills of South Holland? (Former) millers, children of millers, and also millwrights and former polder administrators tell their stories. On the website of you can read the stories and memories that have been recorded for the Molenverhalen (mill stories) project. 






Mill ‘t Vliegend Hert in ‘s-Gravendeel (The Hollandsche Molen Collection)