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Whatley's Grist Mill
Lee Co. | Alabama | USA | u/k
Township: unavailable for listing | Watersource: Chewacla Creek.


Whatley's Grist Mill
Picture: Jim Miller 03/11/2008

Whatley's Grist Mill in Lee County. A more exact location unavailable, thus honoring the owners right to privacy.

Whatley's Grist Mill
Picture: Jim Miller 03/11/2008

The driveway to the mill. The Chewacla Creek(pronounced with 'l' silent)is behind the mill with some old bridge approaches beside the newer bridge. *Update: Correction of Chewacla Creek spelling & other info. Susan Johnson Rudd 03/12/2011*

Whatley's Grist Mill
Picture: Jim Miller 03/11/2008

Part of the mill complex set of structures.

Whatley's Grist Mill
Picture: Jim Miller 03/11/2008

The original section of the mills two buildings, now converted into a residence.

Whatley's Grist Mill
Picture: Jim Miller 03/11/2008

The falls of the Chewacla Creek at the mill. Water from the falls provided the raw energy to power either a turbine or a water wheel.

Whatley's Grist Mill
Picture: Jim Miller 03/11/2008

A side creek entering the Chewacla Creek below the dam spillway. Please respect the private property of the owner and obey the "No Trespassing" signs.

Whatley's Grist Mill
Picture: Jim Miller 03/11/2008

A set of mill stones from Whatley's mill now on display as entranceway ornaments at a nearby estate. The closest stone is the upper stone, crowned on the top and thicker. The farther stone id the nether-stone, fixed in place and thinner.

Whatley's Grist Mill
Picture: Jim Miller 03/11/2008

A peaceful setting in a tranqual glade is the location for Whatley's Grist Mill. May it remain as such for many more years.

"Make promises only in my name, and do what you promise! Then all nations will praise me, and I will bless them."
(Jeremiah 4:2 CEV)
Directions: Located in Lee County. A more exact location unavailable for listing at owner's request.
 
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