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Gilt Edge Flour Mills
Cache Co. | Utah | USA | 1866
Township: n/a | Watersource: Cub River.


Gilt Edge Flour Mills
Picture: Jim Miller 09/19/2006

This water-powered mill was established in Cache Valley by Apostle Merrill, and Brothers Hyer and Hogan of the Church of Jesus Christ of Later-day Saints in 1866.

Gilt Edge Flour Mills
Picture: Jim Miller 09/19/2006

The Gilt Edge Flour Mills, a Cache Valley industry, mills a quality, balanced protein, hard-wheat flour ideal for family and bakery use.

Gilt Edge Flour Mills
Picture: Jim Miller 09/19/2006

It is powered by a water-turbine in the Cub River which develops 60 horsepower. It has a capacity to mill 80 barrels of flour daily.

Gilt Edge Flour Mills
Picture: Jim Miller 09/19/2006

This pioneer industry was established in 1866 by worker of the Morman Church. A new building, 30' X 40' has been completed and equiped with a steam grain rolling plane with electric power for steam rolling wheat, barley, and grains for feed.

Gilt Edge Flour Mills
Picture: Jim Miller 09/19/2006

Custom grain rolling will be done. A dependable outlet for the quality flour has long been established in the intermountain region.

Gilt Edge Flour Mills
Picture: Jim Miller 09/19/2006

The mills website: www.giltedgeflour.com used to be the companies website. The site will not connect anymore. Does anyone know if the company is still operating?

"My people will worship me. Then the coastlands of Sharon and the land as far as Achor Valley will turn into pastureland where cattle and sheep will feed and rest."
(Isaiah 64:10 CEV)
Directions: One-half mile north of W Main/Sh 142 on N Sh 91/N 200 West, turn left onto E 11600 North and go 1 miles to the mill on the right just prior to crossing the Cub River. Address is: PO Box 7, 1090 West 1200 North, Richmond, Utah 84333.
 
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