From its start building the first thresher that separated the straw from the grain, to current innovations in tractor power and fuel efficiency and Advanced Farming Systems, Case IH has a more than 175-year history offering new and used agriculture and farm equipment for sale.
Horstead watermill was the last mill on the Bure, it was also one of the biggest, best known and most photographed mills in the county. However, for several hundred years there were two mills under the same ownership at Horstead, the second being a fullmill that ceased to operate in the 1700s.
One remaining example is "De Schoolmeester" ("The Teacher"), built in 1692 (see the introductory picture and the interior below). Wind powered paper mills were rare in other countries, but water powered versions already appeared in the 11th century and became quite common – in England there were 417 of them in 1800.