This image shows workmen removing sludge from Milldam at Cowcorse in 1932 in order to increase the volume of water for the mill wheel and electric turbine.

Gathering in the harvest in the 1960s at Cowcarse. The driver was an American exchange visitor while Jim Kirkland is on the haystack and James Kirkland is forking the hay.


Using the combine harvester at Byrecroft in 1966

Extracts from the Diary of James Kirkland of Cowcorse Farm