“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Oldwick in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Taylor's Mill Historic District

Taylor's Mill Historic District Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, June 28, 2009
1. Taylor's Mill Historic District Marker
Inscription. English settler John Taylor established a gristmill c. 1760 approximately 0.7 miles downstream on Taylor's Mill Road. The mill supplied flour to American troops during the Revolutionary War and continued to operate into the early 20th century. This bridge, erected in 2006, replaces an iron truss span built by the American Bridge Company in 1901. The earlier bridge was part of the Taylor's Mill Historic District, whic includes the remaining mill ruins, miller's house, and millrace.
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural And Heritage Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 40.038′ N, 74° 46.609′ W. Marker is in Oldwick, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Potterstown Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oldwick NJ 08858, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Col. John Taylor's Grist Mill (approx. 0.7 miles away); Village of Bissell (approx. 0.8 miles away); New Germantown (approx. 1.5 miles away); Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church
Taylor's Mill Historic District Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, June 28, 2009
2. Taylor's Mill Historic District Marker
(approx. 1.5 miles away); a different marker also named Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (approx. 1.5 miles away); Potterstown (approx. 2.1 miles away); Site of Colonel John Mehelm House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Mountainville Post (approx. 2.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oldwick.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsColonial EraIndustry & CommerceSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,008 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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