Photo, Print, Drawing Beebe Windmill, Hildreath Lane & Ocean Avenue (moved several times), Bridgehampton, Suffolk County, NY

[ Photos from Survey HAER NY-67  ]

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[ Drawings from Survey HAER NY-67  ]
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About this Item

Title
Beebe Windmill, Hildreath Lane & Ocean Avenue (moved several times), Bridgehampton, Suffolk County, NY
Contributor Names
Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Beebe, Lester
Beebe, Jason
Dominy, Nathaniel
Osborne, Oliver
Schellinger, Samuel
Tabor, Pardon T
Rose, Abraham T
Gelston, Richard
Berwind, John E
Francis, Roger A
Lowe, Jet
Hefner, Robert J
Paxton, Gregory B
Murphy, Kevin
Created / Published
Documentation compiled after 1968
Subject Headings
-  windmills
-  New York -- Suffolk County -- Bridgehampton
Notes
-  Significance: The Beebe Windmill was one of the first Long Island windmills to be equipped with a fly, regulators and cast iron gearing. It is also the only known surviving Long Island windmill to which these features are original. The ogee cap of the Beebe Windmill is the only instance of a decorative design in a Long Island windmill. All these features mark a departure from local millwriting tradition and make the Beebe the only surviving Long Island windmill which compares to English windmills of the same period.
-  Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-8
-  Survey number: HAER NY-67
-  Building/structure dates: 1820- 1821 Initial Construction
Medium
Photo(s): 11
Measured Drawing(s): 6
Data Page(s): 19
Photo Caption Page(s): 1
Call Number/Physical Location
HAER NY,52-BRIG,4-
Source Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Control Number
ny1231
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html
Online Format
image
pdf
Description
Photo(s): 11 | Measured Drawing(s): 6 | Data Page(s): 19 | Photo Caption Page(s): 1

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Chicago citation style:

Historic American Engineering Record, Creator, Lester Beebe, Jason Beebe, Nathaniel Dominy, Oliver Osborne, Samuel Schellinger, Pardon T Tabor, et al. Beebe Windmill, Hildreath Lane & Ocean Avenue moved several times, Bridgehampton, Suffolk County, NY. Bridgehampton New York Suffolk County, 1968. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ny1231/. (Accessed February 21, 2018.)

APA citation style:

Historic American Engineering Record, C., Beebe, L., Beebe, J., Dominy, N., Osborne, O., Schellinger, S. [...] Murphy, K. (1968) Beebe Windmill, Hildreath Lane & Ocean Avenue moved several times, Bridgehampton, Suffolk County, NY. Bridgehampton New York Suffolk County, 1968. Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ny1231/.

MLA citation style:

Historic American Engineering Record, Creator, et al. Beebe Windmill, Hildreath Lane & Ocean Avenue moved several times, Bridgehampton, Suffolk County, NY. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/ny1231/>.