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Roswell in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Original Mill

 
 
Original Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 27, 2013
1. Original Mill Marker
Inscription. Original mill destroyed by General Sherman’s forces in 1864. Mill rebuilt on present site in 1882. Destroyed by lightning in 1929. Rebuilt and continued operation until July, 1975.
 
Erected 1981 by The Roswell Historical Society. (Marker Number 11.)
 
Location. 34° 0.846′ N, 84° 21.595′ W. Marker is in Roswell, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Mill Street 0.1 miles south of Sloan Street, in the median. Touch for map. The marker stands in the median at the north end of the parking lot at the end of Mill Street, in front of the old mill. Marker is at or near this postal address: 85-A Mill Street, Roswell GA 30075, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roswell Factory (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Bricks (about 600 feet away); Bulloch Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Founders' Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Holly Hill (approx. ¼ mile away); Barrington Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Pleasant Hill Baptist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Primrose Cottage (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roswell.
 
Regarding Original Mill. Other sources have stated that the lightning fire occurred
Original Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 27, 2013
2. Original Mill Marker
in 1926.
 
Also see . . .  Roswell Mill. (Submitted on October 25, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceWar, US Civil
 
Original Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 27, 2013
3. Original Mill Marker
Original Mill and Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, August 15, 2009
4. Original Mill and Marker
The marker can barely be seen near the top of the photo. It stands on the grassy median just to the left of the exit from the parking lot.
Original Mill Complex image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, August 15, 2009
5. Original Mill Complex
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 25, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 25, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.   3. submitted on October 26, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.   4, 5. submitted on October 25, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.
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