Tulloch Mill Ruin, Knights Ferry, California
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team
N 37° 49.180 W 120° 39.830
10S E 705624 N 4188378
Quick Description: Ruin of a mill dating back to the Gold Rush.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 3/17/2015 7:40:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMNHCZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:

A first grist mill driven by the waters of the Stanislaus river was built in this location in 1854. It was destroyed with everything else in town during the Great Flood of 1862.

It was rebuilt in 1863 by David Tulloch and was used as a mill until the turn of the century, when it was turned into a power station.

Today, there are only ruins left. The mill and other remnants, including two millstones are part of a guided walk in Knights Ferry Recreation Area.


Current Status: Ruin

Current Use: State Park

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