SPOOM Mid-Atlantic Chapter

Mill Websites


Mill Site Description
Historic Water-Powered Mills of the Mid-Atlantic Region Over 400 mills in the Potomac and Shenandoah watersheds are entered into the mill database developed by the GIS department of NVCC (Northern VA Community College) and Friends of Colvin Run Mill. Options to expand to additional areas are planned. Contact Bob Lundegard for more information.
Aberdeen Mills Elizabethtown PA This is the web page of the historic Aberdeen Mills. It provides historical and program information with many photos.
Irwinton Mill (aka Anderson Mill) Franklin County PA Information and pictures of this mill, the nearby Hays Fording Double Arch Stone Bridge, the Witherspoon "Red" Covered Bridge, and working models of both a northern and a southern grist mill.
Brenneman-Turner Mill Harrisonburg VA Historic mill built ca. 1800 by Mennonite pioneer Abraham Breneman along Linville Creek in the Shenandoah Valley
Friends of Colvin Run Mill Fairfax County VA This group supports the work of the Colvin Run Mill Historic Site in Fairfax County Virginia
Colvin Run Mill Fairfax County VA Information about the historic 1811 Colvin Run Mill in Fairfax County Virginia
Double Mills Mardela Springs, MD This is the web page of Double Mills Inc. and their newsletter "The Mockingbird".
Thompson's Mills Shedd OR This is the web page of the Oregon State Parks that contain the historic Thompson's Mills.
Peirce Mill Washington, DC Friends of Peirce Mill
Prater's Mill Dalton GA Learn how this 1855 Grist Mill was restored using funds provided largely from regularly held old-fashioned country fairs
Saint Vincent Gristmill Latrobe PA Saint Vincent College has preserved the original 1854 steam powered grist mill built by the founding Benedictine monks. The mill operates today, provides tours, a gift shop and coffee shop in the mill building.
Bollinger Mill Burfordville, MO The web page of the historic Bollinger Mill
Hoffman's Mill Chadds Ford, PA Brandywine River Museum is located in this renovated 1864 grist mIlll
The Inn & Mill at Gristmill Square Warm Springs, VA This site provides history and photos of the historic landmark restored mill and inn.
The Mill at Anselma Chester Springs PA The history, programs, and photos of the preserved and operating 18 century mill at Anselma
Union Mills Westminster, MD Union Mills Homestead & Grist Mill
Yates Mill Raleigh NC This 1756 mill is currently the last mill of approximately 70 that were in and around what is now Wake County.