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Powered by wind, water, or steam, mills produced flour, gold, and manufactured products.  Some have survived, and a few are still in operation.  We've listed those we could and a few places with further information.  If you know of a place that would work here, let us know.

 

Mills  Pennsylvania - South Carolina

 
  Mill Pages: AL-CA, CO-DE, FL-IL, IN-LA, MA-MD, ME-NC  NM-OH, PA-SC, TN-VA, VT-ZZ  
 

 

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Pennsylvania
Allentown
Haines Mill Museum
3600 Dorney Park Road
Allentown PA  18104
Phone
610 481-9138
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource 
Historic Place
Primary Focus  Industrial
Building Type  Mill

  PA
 
Cetronia
 
Haines Mill Museum
 
3600 Dorney Park Road
 
Cetronia   PA  18104    
 
Phone   610 435-9601
 
Web Site  http://www.lehighcountyhistoricalsociety.org/haines.html
 
Description  operates on a demonstration basis
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Mill
 
Owner/Operator:  Lehigh County Historical Society
 
New or Updated: 3/2/2004

  PA
 
Fort Washington
 
Mather Mill
  
Mathers Lane
 
Fort Washington  PA  19034    
 
Phone   215 646-1595
 
Web Site  http://www.ushistory.org/hope/more/mill.htm
 
Description  now serves as meeting space, administered by Hope Lodge
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Mill
 
New or Updated:   1/8/2004

  PA
 
Howard
 
Curtin Village
 
251 Curtin Village Road
 
Howard  PA   16841
 
Phone   814 355-1982
 
Web Site  http://www.boggstownship.org/cv.html
 
Description  iron furnace community
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Village
 
Building Type   Mill
 
Era  1848
 
New or Updated:  1/29/2004

  PA
 
Lancaster
 
Lime Valley Mill
 
914 Lime Valley Road
 
Lancaster    PA    17602    
  Phone   717 464-0559
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Mill
 
New or Updated:    4/13/2004

  RI

  Saunderstown

  Gilbert Stuart Birthplace

  815 Gilbert Stuart Road

  Saunderstown  RI            02874    

  Phone   401 294-3001

  Web Site  http://www.gilbertstuartmuseum.com/

  Alt Web  http://www.visitrhodeisland.com/trails/trails_southcounty_01.aspx

  Description  family home of famous portrait painter, with reproduction paintings, and first snuff mill in US

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Building Type   Mill

  Industry /Profession Farming

  New or Updated:           11/30/2005


  RI

  West Kingstown

  Kenyon's Grist Mill

  Usquepaugh

  West Kingstown           RI            02892    

  Phone   401 783-4054

  Web Site  http://www.kenyonsgristmill.com/

  E-mail  http://www.kenyonsgristmill.com/products.html

  Description  operating historic grist mill, still grinds corn meal for Johnnycakes

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Merchant

  Building Type   Mill

  New or Updated:             8/20/2005
 

  RI

  Woonsocket

  Museum of Work & Culture

  42 South Main Street

  Woonsocket  RI   02895    

  Phone   401 769-9675

  Web Site  http://www.rihs.org/Museums.html

  E-mail     mailto:aconway@rihs.org

  Description  French Canadian experience moving to early industrial US --

                    Quebecois farmhouse, textile mill shop floor, apartment house, school,

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type   Mill

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  New or Updated:  2/21/2006

  South Carolina

  Easley

  Golden Creek Mill

  201 Enon Church Road

  Easley  SC  29640    

  Phone   864 859-1958

  Web Site  *****

  Description  water powered corn and grits mill

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Building Type   Mill

  New or Updated:  8/12/2004

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