Summary

Windmill model made by William McCook, 1970-1990. Model constructed from metal with a rotating wheel and vane. Possibly modelled on the Baker Run-in-Oil type steel windmill as 'Oilbath' is painted on the vane. The Baker Run-in-Oil windmill was first made in 1923.

An oil bath windmill typically has all moving parts operating in lubricant contained in an oil reservoir which is housed in a metal casting/box at the rear of the wheel.

Physical Description

Metal windmill model with rotating wheel and vane.

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