You are here
Home > Posts tagged "Mills"

19th-century flour mill uncovered in Northern Virginia

Archaeologists working ahead of a condominim construction project have uncovered the foundation of a flour mill called Pioneer Mills, which dates back to 1854. The foundation, which spans 122 feet by 112 feet, offers a glimpse inside the operation of Pioneer Mills, which, at its peak, produced thousands of barrels of

Medieval shoes and pottery found at grain mill

Medieval shoes, pottery and timber beams have been found at the site of a grain mill in Ireland. “There was very little development in this area in the 1300s. It was just fields. We had just been scratching at it for a day or so though and we noticed there was