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McAden Mill Number 2, Main Street, McAdenville, Gaston County, NC

McAden Mill Number 2, Main Street, McAdenville, Gaston County, NC

 
 
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Summary

Significance: In 1883 the Spring Shoals Manufacturing Company was changed to McAden Mills and the town of McAdenville was incorporated. McAden Mill #2 was built during the years 1884-85 under the leadership of R.V. McAden. A circle of a 1-mile radius from the bell tower of the mill encompassed the limits of the town, and the mill complex has remained a significant influence upon the growth and progress of McAdenville through the years...
Survey number: HABS NC-199
Building/structure dates: 1884-1885 Initial Construction

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Date

1933 - 1970
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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Springs Shoals Manufacturing Company
McAden, R Y
Edison, Thomas A
North Carolina State College, sponsor
Shumate, Stewart T, delineator
Carroll, Marley R, delineator
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Location

McAdenville35.26087, -81.07310
Google Map of 35.2608657, -81.0730954
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