[Sca-cooks] William the Conquerors Domesday Book online
Daniel & Elizabeth Phelps
dephelps at embarqmail.com
Sat Feb 16 19:06:22 PST 2008
I would be interested in knowing what type of water mills; undershot or
Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible.
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From: "Saint Phlip" <phlip at 99main.com>
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Sent: Saturday, February 16, 2008 6:11 PM
Subject: Re: [Sca-cooks] William the Conquerors Domesday Book online
> OK, I was looking through the information about the book, and found
> the following line:
> "The arable land was used to grow wheat, barley, oats and beans.
> Domesday records over some 6000 mills to cope with the heavy work of
> grinding the grain; these were all water mills as windmills did not
> appear in England until the 12th century. "
> What type of bean were they refering to?
> On Feb 16, 2008 6:49 PM, Heleen Greenwald <heleen at ptd.net> wrote:
>> LOL! Well, I was thinking more along the lines of 'It's food related
>> if its a recipe'... Sorry I was being so linear. :-P
>> ~warm hugs~
>> ~ It's our choices Harry, that show who we truly are, far more than
>> our abilities.~ Albus Dumbledore
>> On Feb 16, 2008, at 12:41 AM, Laura C. Minnick wrote:
>> > At 09:24 PM 2/15/2008, you wrote:
>> >> Sorry this isn't food content, exactly, but I thought y'all might be
>> >> interested anyway.
>> >> Phillipa
>> >>> Subject: William the Conquerors Domesday Book online
>> >>> http://www.domesdaybook.co.uk/
>> >>> Digital databases for the Domesday Book
>> > It is too food-related! All of those inventories, counting every last
>> > bit of livestock? That tells us what they were eating! I consider
>> > that very important to food research. So there. Nyah! :-P
>> > 'Lainie
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> Saint Phlip
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