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Balmoral Mills in Colchester County, Nova Scotia — The Canadian Atlantic
 

Local Granite Stone

 
 
Local Granite Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
1. Local Granite Stone Marker
Inscription.

You can see where some of the rock
has been removed to make a millstone

Located at Kennedy Hill, Central New Annan
Donated by Mr. William Woodlock


 
Location. 45° 38.734′ N, 63° 11.695′ W. Marker is in Balmoral Mills, Nova Scotia, in Colchester County. Touch for map. Marker and stone are on the grounds of the Balmoral Grist Mill. Marker is at or near this postal address: 660 Matheson Brook Road, Balmoral Mills, Nova Scotia B0K 1V0, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 11 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Turbines: From Direct to Indirect Power Production (within shouting distance of this marker); Sutherland Sawmill Turbine (within shouting distance of this marker); Balmoral Grist Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.2 kilometers away); War Memorial (approx. 10.8 kilometers away); Naval Encounter at Tatamagouche (approx. 10.8 kilometers away); Duncan MacLanders and Johanne Faulkner (approx. 10.9 kilometers away).
 
Also see . . .
1. History of Balmoral Grist Mill. (Submitted on September 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. How Millstones Grind. (Submitted on September 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Historic Millstone Quarrying in Powell County, Kentucky
Local Granite Stone and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
2. Local Granite Stone and Marker
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Useful info on millstone construction
(Submitted on September 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
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Local Granite Stone and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2017
3. Local Granite Stone and Marker
Balmoral Mill in background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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