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Mills and Gins
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A category for non-water or wind powered mills and gins used in the processing of natural materials. In some instances if the mill/Gin is still operational, but originally was water/wind powered and has since changed its main source of energy, then it may be submitted for approval. See expanded description.
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Image for Farnumsville Mill - Grafton MAview gallery

SS16.6 km

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Mills and GinsFarnumsville Mill - Grafton MA

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One of the oldest existing mills in Grafton, originally powered by a dam on the Blackstone River, in 1880 a boiler and engine room was added to power the mill by steam.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/20/2015

last visited: never

Image for Rockdale Mill - Northbridge MAview gallery

SS18.3 km

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Mills and GinsRockdale Mill - Northbridge MA

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Built in 1856, it was expanded through out the 1800's.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/21/2015

last visited: never

Image for Linwood Cotton Mill - Whitinsville MAview gallery

SS24.6 km

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Mills and GinsLinwood Cotton Mill - Whitinsville MA

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Built in 1856 for manufacturing cotton, it was originally powered by water from the Mumford River, however steam power was added.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/18/2015

last visited: never

Image for Rivulet Mill - Uxbridge MAview gallery

SS25.7 km

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Mills and GinsRivulet Mill - Uxbridge MA

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Built in 1872 the Rivulet Mill was originally powered by water, however steam power was added since the water was not adequate.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 1/24/2016

last visited: never

Image for Central Woolen Mill - Uxbridge MAview gallery

SS26.7 km

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Mills and GinsCentral Woolen Mill - Uxbridge MA

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The first building was built in 1852 and expansion continued thru 1925. Historically it is known as Central Woolen Mill, however common name is Stanley Woolen Mill.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/17/2015

last visited: never

Image for Elmdale Mill - Uxbridge MAview gallery

SS28.5 km

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Mills and GinsElmdale Mill - Uxbridge MA

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First mill on this site was built in 1825. The mill now existing was built in 1879 after a fire in 1878

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/14/2015

last visited: never

Image for Andrews Mill - North Smithfieldview gallery

SS36.4 km

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Mills and GinsAndrews Mill - North Smithfield

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Original site of a scythe factory, this mill (1913) replaced the one built in 1795

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 4/14/2016

last visited: never

Image for Philmont Worsted Company Mill - Woonsocket RIview gallery

SS36.4 km

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Mills and GinsPhilmont Worsted Company Mill - Woonsocket RI

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The Philmont Worsted Company Mill was built in 2 stages with the first in 1919.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 10/22/2016

last visited: never

Image for Branch River Wool Combing Company Plant- North Smithfield RIview gallery

SS36.7 km

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Mills and GinsBranch River Wool Combing Company Plant- North Smithfield RI

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The factory was built in 1924 and is huge. It sports a great mounted clock.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 4/15/2016

last visited: never

Image for Bernon Worsted Mill - Woonsocket, Rhode Islandview gallery

SS38 km

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Mills and GinsBernon Worsted Mill - Woonsocket, Rhode Island

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Historic mill in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 10/18/2008

last visited: 4/2/2017

Image for Mill No. 2 - Thompson CTview gallery

SWSW42.6 km

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Mills and GinsMill No. 2 - Thompson CT

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The North Grosvenordale Mill, also known as Mill No. 2, was built in 1872.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Connecticut

date approved: 5/10/2017

last visited: never

Image for Lowell Manufacturing Company - Lowell MAview gallery

NENE45.1 km

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Mills and GinsLowell Manufacturing Company - Lowell MA

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Lowell Manufacturing operated from 1828 to 1920 when the various buildings were sold off.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/29/2017

last visited: never

Image for The Boott Cotton Mills - Lowell, MAview gallery

NENE45.7 km

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Mills and GinsThe Boott Cotton Mills - Lowell, MA

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A "cathedral of industry".

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/27/2008

last visited: 9/19/2018

Image for Ashton Mill - Cumberland RIview gallery

SS45.9 km

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Mills and GinsAshton Mill - Cumberland RI

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Built in 1867 Lonsdale Company, producing cotton textiles

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 9/21/2016

last visited: 4/6/2016

Image for Berkeley Mill - Cumberland RIview gallery

SS47.2 km

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Mills and GinsBerkeley Mill - Cumberland RI

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Built in 1872 is a well preserved example of a 19th century mill and surrounding village that was built by the mill owners.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 9/22/2016

last visited: 4/6/2016

Image for Warren Cotton Mills  - West Warren MAview gallery

WW50.2 km

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Mills and GinsWarren Cotton Mills - West Warren MA

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The Warren Cotton Mills is a complex of several buildings.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/30/2017

last visited: never

Image for Warwick Mills - New Ipswich NHview gallery

NN50.2 km

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Mills and GinsWarwick Mills - New Ipswich NH

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Founded in 1880

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 12/15/2013

last visited: never

Image for Esmond Mill - Smithfield RIview gallery

SS50.7 km

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Mills and GinsEsmond Mill - Smithfield RI

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Opened in 1906, the Esmond Mill produced high quality Jacquard blankets.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 5/2/2017

last visited: never

Image for Sayles Company - Lincoln RIview gallery

SS51.3 km

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Mills and GinsSayles Company - Lincoln RI

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The mill began around 1847 when William F Sayles purchased Pimbley Print Works and became the leader in the technology of fabric finishing.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 5/1/2016

last visited: never

Image for Milford Cotton and Woolen Manufacturing Company - Milford NHview gallery

NN57.5 km

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Mills and GinsMilford Cotton and Woolen Manufacturing Company - Milford NH

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The first factory was built in 1813, which was replaced in its entirety in 1860. In 1883 the power system was modernized by a steam engine to power the mill.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 7/25/2017

last visited: never

Image for Brayton Grist Mill - Pomfret, CTview gallery

SWSW58.3 km

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Mills and GinsBrayton Grist Mill - Pomfret, CT

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Located in Pomfret, CT this was a one man powered grist mill in the 1800s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KDubs

location: Connecticut

date approved: 10/13/2009

last visited: 8/30/2012

Image for S. F. Cushman and Sons Woolen Mill - Monson MAview gallery

SWSW60.2 km

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Mills and GinsS. F. Cushman and Sons Woolen Mill - Monson MA

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Built in 1886, the mill produced broadcloth, satinet, cashmere, doeskin, kersey and cloaking.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/8/2017

last visited: never

Image for Jaffrey Mills - Jaffrey NHview gallery

NWNW63.2 km

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Mills and GinsJaffrey Mills - Jaffrey NH

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The original building was constructed in 1866 with additions thru 1897. The original mill was operated by the water, however in 1872 a boiler room was added for steam power.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 7/19/2017

last visited: never

Image for Durfee-Union Mills - Fall River, MAview gallery

SESE80.3 km

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Mills and GinsDurfee-Union Mills - Fall River, MA

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The Durfee Mill complex, once the largest cotton mill complex in Fall River, is a series of granite buildings that now house a medical facility and several other operations.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/24/2013

last visited: never

Image for Hockanum Mills - Vernon CTview gallery

SWSW83 km

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Mills and GinsHockanum Mills - Vernon CT

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posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Connecticut

date approved: 5/25/2017

last visited: never

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