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South Whitley in Whitley County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

South Whitley Grist Mill

1848 - 1936

 
 
South Whitley Grist Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 23, 2013
1. South Whitley Grist Mill Marker
Inscription. This mill stone was used by the South Whitley Mill, built on this site by W.W. Arnold and Brothers in 1848. It was originally powered by water from the Eel River with the aid of a wooden dam. One of its products was "Sunshine Flour". The mill continued in operation until 1936.
 
Erected 1987 by Park Board.
 
Location. 41° 5.052′ N, 85° 37.614′ W. Marker is in South Whitley, Indiana, in Whitley County. Marker can be reached from E. Front Street east of S. State Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in South Whitley Community Park behind Town Hall. Marker is in this post office area: South Whitley IN 46787, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. South Whitley (within shouting distance of this marker); F-84 Thunder Streak (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First School in Whitley County (about 500 feet away); Larwill Indiana (approx. 6.6 miles away); The Island (approx. 8.1 miles away); Marshall, McNagny & Clugston (approx. 8.7 miles away); Valiant Men and Women of Whitley County (approx. 8.8 miles away); Ralph F. Gates (approx. 8.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Whitley.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
South Whitley Grist Mill Stone image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 23, 2013
2. South Whitley Grist Mill Stone
Marker in South Whitley Community Park image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 23, 2013
3. Marker in South Whitley Community Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 23, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 23, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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