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Near Jennerstown in Somerset County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Log Grist Mill

 
 
Log Grist Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2009
1. Log Grist Mill Marker
Inscription.
This reconstructed early log mill was built originally at Roxbury by a miller named Cronin in 1805. It was in operation until 1918. It is now used as the Mountain Playhouse. As restored, it is a fine example of an early mill.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 9.964′ N, 79° 3.632′ W. Marker is near Jennerstown, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Somerset Pike (Pennsylvania Route 985) and Log Cabin Road, on the right when traveling north on Somerset Pike. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Mountain Playhouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7712 Somerset Pike, Boswell PA 15531, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Highway Attractions (within shouting distance of this marker); Forbes Road (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Forbes Road (approx. 1.7 miles away); Frederick S. Duesenberg (approx. 2.6 miles away); Quecreek Mine Accident and Rescue (approx. 6.2 miles away); Highway Enterprise
Log Grist Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2009
2. Log Grist Mill Marker
(approx. 7.1 miles away); Quemahoning Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.3 miles away); Bethel Church (approx. 7.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jennerstown.
 
Also see . . .  Mountain Playhouse. (Submitted on February 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. EntertainmentIndustry & Commerce
 
Log Grist Mill, now Mountain Playhouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 7, 2009
3. Log Grist Mill, now Mountain Playhouse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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