Jesrusalem Mills - Jesrusalem, MD
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 39° 27.739 W 076° 23.440
18S E 380364 N 4369005
Quick Description: A historic marker describes how this mill was used to build guns during the Revolutionary War. The mill building still stands today, just to the south of this marker.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 5/23/2021 3:43:12 PM
Waymark Code: WM149AC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member SearchN
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Long Description:
The plaque says, "Established 1772 by David Lee, a Quaker from Bucks County., PA. A gun manufactory back of the mill furnished guns for the revolution in 1776. The original tract called Jerusalem patented 1687."
Year built?: 1772

Is the mill or gin still in operation?: No

What is or was processed here?: Guns

Are tours available?: Yes, on a regular basis.

How is or was it powered?: Unknown

What is it used as today?: Museum

Related link to this waymark.: Not listed

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