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.
Cement industry. Cuba has a special place in the Latin American cement industry, being the first country in the region to produce cement. With production up and running in 1895, it beat Brazil, the region's modern-day cement giant, by two years. 5
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Castle cement plant: Ketton, Rutland. As at present built, the establishment, an aerial view of which, taken just after it was completed but before the approach road to it was constructed, is given in Fig. 1, is intended to produce 60,000 tons of Portland cement per year, but the arrangements are such that that output could be trebled by the addition of further machinery .