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Stump Grist Mill
Cecil Co. | Maryland | USA | Late 1700's
Township: Port Deposit 7th District | Watersource: Near the mouth of the Susquehanna River's confluen


Stump Grist Mill
Picture: Robert T. Kinsey 02/15/2009

The 35'X45' 3.5 fieldstone mill.

Stump Grist Mill
Picture: Robert T. Kinsey 02/15/2009

Situated on the Perry Point Naval Hospital grounds at the south end of Perryville, Md.

Stump Grist Mill
Picture: Robert T.Kinsey 02/15/2009

The mill was built in the late 1700's, near the time when, the Rock Run Grist Mill at Port Deposit and the Rock Run Grist Mill across the river in Susquehanna State Park were built.

Stump Grist Mill
Picture: Robert T. Kinsey 02/15/2009

They were actually built by the same man, John Stump.

Stump Grist Mill
Picture: Robert T. Kinsey 02/15/2009

The 18th century mill is now used by the Naval Hostital as a tool shed. Check with the Perry Point Naval Hospital headquarter's for permission to enter the grounds.

Stump Grist Mill
Picture: Robert T. Kinsey 02/15/2009

It is unknown whether the mill was water-powered by a mill race from the Susquehanna River of it it was steam powered. More background information is needed.

Stump Grist Mill
Picture: Robert T. Kinsey 02/15/2009

GPS: 39' 32.96'N, 76 4.23'W ele. 16/5 meters Havre De Grace

"People of Israel, I rescued you from Egypt. Now listen to my judgment against you. Of all the nations on earth, you are the only ones I have chosen. That is why I will punish you because of your sins."
(Amos 3:1 & 2 CEV)
Directions: At the south end of Perryville, enter the hospital grounds on 1st St. Go to Avenue D and turn right. Continue on Ave. D and turn right on 6th St. The mill is at the end of 6th St. along Mill Creek.


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