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Near Darlington in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Caughey's Mill

 
 
Caughey's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 20, 2012
1. Caughey's Mill Marker
Inscription. In 1808 Samuel Caughey bought from Peter Crowl 15 acres of land house stables and saw mill for 1200 dollars here on the Little Beaver. In 1812 he built a grist mill. He gave it to sons James and Samuel Jr in 1820. It was in operation until 1876.
 
Erected by Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Beaver County (PA) Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 40° 48.256′ N, 80° 25.135′ W. Marker is near Darlington, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on Wallace Run Road (Pennsylvania Route 551) 0.2 miles east of Darlington Road (Pennsylvania Route 168/551), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Darlington PA 16115, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Free Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Greersburg Academy (approx. half a mile away); Darlington Borough (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Greersburg Academy (approx. half a mile away); Daniel Leasure (approx.
Caughey's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 20, 2012
2. Caughey's Mill Marker
half a mile away); Chartered In 1798 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Thomas Sprott House (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Permanent Structure of Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Darlington.
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical and Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on September 8, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 460 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 20, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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