immigrants from Denmark, Netherlands, and Germany spoke a cluster of related dialects falling within the Germanic branch of the Indo-European language family. Their language began to develop its own distinctive features in isolation from the continental Germanic languages, and by 600 A.D. had developed into what we call Old English or Anglo-Saxon, covering the territory of most of modern England.
Alford windmill and tearooms, Lincolnshire Alford windmill and tearooms, Lincolnshire Alford windmill is one of the few five-sailed windmills left in the UK. It is a working mill and produces a range of baking flours from organic wheat and rye grain. A picture of: Lincolnshire, Alford