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Near Cutler in Carroll County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Adams Mill

 
 
Adams Mill Marker - Front image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
1. Adams Mill Marker - Front
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription. In 1831 John Adams, Pennsylvania, built a saw mill here. In 1832 he entered land, in 1835-36 added a flouring mill. The present building was erected in 1845, restored by M. & Mrs. Claude Sheets in 1840. Boliver Village was platted around the mill in 1837 and Wild Cat P.O., 1850-1894 was in the mill. Warren Adams ran the mill after 1861. Masonic lodge organized at the mill 1864. The covered bridge built 1872.
 
Erected by Questers of Carroll County.
 
Location. 40° 28.856′ N, 86° 30.533′ W. Marker is near Cutler, Indiana, in Carroll County. Marker is on County Road S75E north of Road E500S, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located immediately in front of Adams Mill (a short distance South - from the Adams Mill Covered Bridge.). Marker is in this post office area: Cutler IN 46920, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wild Cat Lodge No. 311 (here, next to this marker); Flora (approx. 4.7 miles away); Flora War Memorials (approx. 4.7 miles away); Burlington (approx. 6 miles away); Camden / Jackson Township
Adams Mill Marker - Rear image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
2. Adams Mill Marker - Rear
The rear of the marker displays duplicate text.
The marker was erected so close to the evergreen tree that photographing is dificult.
(approx. 9 miles away); Pyrmont / 1812 Hopkins’ Expedition (approx. 9.1 miles away); Sycamore Row (approx. 10.6 miles away); Samuel Milroy (approx. 11.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. "1845 Adams Mill": :. (Submitted on May 25, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. "1872 Adams Mill Covered Bridge"::. (Submitted on May 25, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
3. "History of Adams Mill"::. (Submitted on May 25, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsIndustry & Commerce
 
East End - - Adams Mill Covered Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
3. East End - - Adams Mill Covered Bridge
West End - - Adams Mill Covered Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
4. West End - - Adams Mill Covered Bridge
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 689 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 25, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photos of the mill building(s). • Can you help?
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