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Easton Roller Mill, West Run Road, Morgantown, Monongalia County, WV

Easton Roller Mill, West Run Road, Morgantown, Monongalia County, WV

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Summary

Significance: Conversion to roller mill production in 1890 allowed this rural mill to meet the demand for the new, whiter, "patent" flour. An interesting case to technological change in response to social forces.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-12
Survey number: HAER WV-4
Building/structure dates: ca. 1870 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1890 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Koontz, Henry
Morris, Isaac
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Location

Morgantown39.66243, -79.93737
Google Map of 39.6624309, -79.93737449999999
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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