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Burwell-Morgan Mill 1782

The mill is located in Millwood Virginia, obviously how the town got its name.  It's powered by a small stream.



One of the grinding stones.  They use different types to get what is needed from different grains.

Below are the gears which work the grinding stone.



3 comments:

  1. Love this post, John...history and architecture together lets the past live in the present~

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  2. It is always interesting to be reminded of the way things used to be. And how those things paved the way for the way things are now.

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  3. It was interesting to see the giant bearing of the grinding stone...

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