Horse-Powered Sorghum Flour Mill -- Perry OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 36° 17.461 W 097° 19.317
14S E 650687 N 4017533
Quick Description: And old sorghum mill operated by horse power on display at the Cherokee Strip Museum in Perry OK.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 4/28/2013 3:00:15 PM
Waymark Code: WMGZJT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
Views: 5

Long Description:
This horse-powered mill turned sorghum grain (also known as red millet) into flour. You can find this product today in supermarkets or on-line (see (visit link) but at the turn of the century you had to grow and harvest the grain, then hire the miller to come to your farm to turn your grain into flour.

Sorghum is America's third-leading cereal crop, according to ConAgra foods.
Use or Purpose of Equipment: turning sorghum grain into flour

Approximate age: 100 years

Manufacturer and model: unknown

Still in Use?: No

Location:
Cherokee Strip Museum 2617 Fir St Perry OK


Fee for Access: no

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