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Oak Ridge in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Bailes Old Mill

Est. 1745 by Nathan Dillon

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, August 14, 2015
1. Bailes Old Mill Marker
Inscription.
Troops of Cornwallis during
American Revolution on way to
Battle of Guilford Court House
took over mill
grinding meal for their men.
Moved to present location and
enlarged by Joel Saunders 1822

Commonly known as
The Old Mill of Guilford
Owned by families of
Dillon      Brittain      Hendricks
Saunders      Stafford      Bailes
Blalock      Lowery

 
Location. 36° 9.613′ N, 79° 58.696′ W. Marker is in Oak Ridge, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is on North Carolina Route 68, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1340 NC Hwy 68 North, Oak Ridge NC 27310, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Mill of Guilford (a few steps from this marker); Oak Ridge Public School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Oak Ridge Institute (approx. 1.1 miles away); Oakhurst (approx. 1.1 miles away); Charles Benbow House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Jesse Benbow House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Lindley Field (approx. 3.9 miles away); Railroad Street Mural (approx. 5.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oak Ridge.
 
Also see . . .  The Historic Old Mill of Guilford - 1764
Bailes Old Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 14, 2015
2. Bailes Old Mill Marker
. (Submitted on August 14, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
Bailes Old Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 14, 2015
3. Bailes Old Mill Marker
Bailes Old Mill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 14, 2015
4. Bailes Old Mill
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By Bill Coughlin, August 14, 2015
5. Bailes Old Mill
Mill Stone Bailes Old Mill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 14, 2015
6. Mill Stone Bailes Old Mill
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 125 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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