Bliss-Carpenter Saw & Shingle Mill
In the 19th century, Francis H. Carpenter converted the mill into a shingle mill which he operated until after the Civil War. Williams Street was originally a private lane to the mill.
Erected by Rehoboth Historical Commission.
Location. 41° 51.708′ N, 71° 13.812′ W. Marker is in Rehoboth, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on Williams Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rehoboth MA 02769, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Anawan House-Inn (approx. 0.7 miles away); Anawan House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Perryville Dam (approx. 1.4 miles away); Anawan Rock (approx. 2 miles away); Old Yellow Meeting House
Categories. • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 562 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 10, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.