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Rehoboth in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Samual Baker Grist & Sawmill Site

1810-1870

 
 
Samual Baker Grist & Sawmill Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 1, 2012
1. Samual Baker Grist & Sawmill Site Marker
Inscription. Founded by Josiah Millerd in 1731. For over 140 years neighborhood farmers had their corn ground into meal and their logs sawn into lumber at this mill.
 
Erected by Rehoboth Historical Commission.
 
Location. 41° 48.548′ N, 71° 14.344′ W. Marker is in Rehoboth, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on Brook Street north of Pleasant Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 67 Brook Street, Rehoboth MA 02769, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Horton Signal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Daniel Bullock- Samuel Baker Sawmill site 1750-1850 (approx. half a mile away); Site of Original Oak Swamp Church (approx. half a mile away); Liberty Tree (approx. 0.8 miles away); Palmer River Pound (approx. one mile away); Bad Luck Pond (approx. 1.7 miles away); Orleans Manufacturing Co. (approx. 2 miles away); The Palmer's River Meeting House (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rehoboth.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
Samual Baker Grist & Sawmill Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons
2. Samual Baker Grist & Sawmill Site Marker
Samual Baker Grist & Sawmill Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 1, 2012
3. Samual Baker Grist & Sawmill Site Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 446 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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