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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.  
 

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Neligh
 
Neligh Mill SHS
 
N Street & Wyllie Drive
 
PO Box 271
 
Neligh  NE   68756    
 
Phone   402 887-4303
 
Web Site  http://www.nebraskahistory.org/sites/mill/index.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:mill@bloomnet.com
 
Description  original 1880's equipment in restored mill
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Building Type   Mill
 
Era  1880
 
New or Updated:   5/15/2004
 

 

 

New Hampshire
Littleton
Littleton Grist Mill Inc
18 Mill Street
Littleton NH  03561
Phone 
603 444-7478
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource 
Historic Place
Primary Focus  Industrial
Building Type  Mill

  NH
 
Wilton
 
Frye's Measure Mill
 
12 Frye Mill Road
 
Wilton   NH  03086    
 
Phone   603 654-6581
 
Web Site  http://www.fryesmeasuremill.com/firstpage.html
 
Description  water powered mill still making wooden boxes
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Merchant
 
Building Type   Mill
 
Era  1858
 
New or Updated:    2/3/2004

  NJ

  Clinton

  Hunterdon Museum of Art

  7 Lower Center Street

  Clinton  NJ  08809    

  Phone  908 735-8415

  Web Site http://www.hunterdonartmuseum.org/

  Description  contemporary art in a 19th century stone mill

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Building Type   Mill

  New or Updated:   7/17/2007

New Mexico
Cleveland
Cleveland Roller Mill Historical Museum
NM 518
PO Box 287
Cleveland NM 87715
Phone 505 387-2645
Web Site http://www.nmculture.org/cgi-bin/instview.cgi?_recordnum=CLEV
Description adobe roller mill closed 1957 but still fully operable, small log mill on grounds, photos of area
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Agricultural
Building Type Mill
Collection N-Z Photography
New or Updated: 04/07/2003
 
New York
East Meredith
Hanford Mills Museum
County Road 10
East Meredith NY  13757
Phone
607 278-5744
Web Site  www.hanfordmills.org
Description  150 year old working mill, saws, grinds: 16 buildings
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Industrial
Building Type  Mill
 

  NY

  East Rockaway

  Haviland-Davison Grist Mill

  PO Box 351

  East Rockaway  NY  11518    

  Web   http://www.members.aol.com/hserl/ - HISTORY

  Alt Web  http://members.aol.com/lynhistory/lhps/lynindex.htm

  Description  recent merger of two groups with focus on local mill and history

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus Industrial

  Building Mill

  Owner/Operator:  Historical Society of East Rockaway & Lynbrook

  New or Updated  1/18/2006

New York
Howes Cave
Caverns Creek Grist Mill Museum
Caverns Road
Howes Creek NY  12092
Phone 
518 296-8448
Web Site  www.eaglemillsfun.com/gristmill
Description  restored, operating water wheel powered mill
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Industrial
Building Type  Mill

  NY

  Sleepy Hollow

  Phillipsburg Manor

  381 North Broadway

  Route 9

  Sleepy Hollow NY   10591    

  Phone  914 631-3992

  Web Site  http://www.hudsonvalley.org/philipsburg/index.htm

  Description  working grist mill, costumed interpreter of Anglo-Dutch entrepreneurs &

                    slave holders

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Building Type  Mill

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  Group Identity  African American

  Era  1750

  New or Updated:  5/17/2006

New York
Stony Brook
Stony Brook Grist Mill
100 Harbor Road
Stony Brook NY  11790
Phone 
631 751-2244
Web Site  www.stonybrookvillage.com/MainSitePages/WMHOattractions.htm
Description  working mill was active commercially until the 1940s
Type of Resource  Historic Place
Primary Focus  Industrial
Building Type  Mill
Era  1751
Owner/Operator:  Ward Melville Heritage Organization

 

  OH
 
Greenville
 
Bears Mill
 
6450 Arcanum Bearsmill Road
 
Greenville  OH 45331    
 
Phone   937 548-5112
 
Web Site  http://www.bearsmill.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:bearsmill@wesnet.com
 
Description  stone grinding flour mill still in operation
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Mill
 
Era  1849
 
New or Updated:  2/18/2004

  OH
 
Wellston
 
Buckeye Furnace State Memorial
 
123 Buckeye Park T-167 Road
 
Wellston  OH  45692    
 
Phone   740 384-3537
 
Web Site  http://www.ohiohistory.org/places/buckeye/
 
Toll Free  800 860-0144
 
Description  reconstructed iron blast furnace
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Mill
 
Industry /Profession Iron & Steel
 
Era  1852
 
Owner/Operator:  Ohio Historical Society
 
New or Updated:   3/19/2004

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