Kingsley Grist Mill
The last of a dozen mills that dotted Mill River during the 18th & 19th century. Kingsley Grist Mill stands just upstream of the 1870 Town lattice truss covered bridge.
Kingsley's Mill, the only mill ever designed and built by nationally known Vermont covered bridge builder Nicholas M. Powers of Clarendon, served Vermont's grain production needs from 1882 until 1935.
Erected 2005 by Vermont Division for Historic Preservation.
Location. 43° 31.459′ N, 72° 56.424′ W. Marker is in Clarendon, Vermont, in Rutland County. Marker is at the intersection of Gorge Road and East Street on Gorge Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Clarendon VT 05759, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brown Bridge (approx. 3.1 miles away); Paul P. Harris (approx. 4 miles away); Old Stone Shop (approx. 4.3 miles away); George Schmitt (approx. 5.2 miles away); Major General Merritt A. Edson (approx. 5.9 miles away); Korea War Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); Rutland World War I Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); Green Mountain Boys (approx. 6 miles away).
Categories. • Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 15, 2014, by John Arsenault of Middletown Springs, Vermont. This page has been viewed 375 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 15, 2014, by John Arsenault of Middletown Springs, Vermont. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.