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Dyer's Mill / The WaterWheel Restaurant
Bucks Co. | Pennsylvania | USA | 1714
Township: Plumstead Twp. | Watersource: Pine Run.



Dyer's Mill / The WaterWheel Restaurant
Picture: Jim Miller 10/1982

Actually built around 1717-18 and began operation as a sawmill & grist mill by John Dyer in 1722; it burned in 1772.

Dyer's Mill / The WaterWheel Restaurant
Picture: Jim Miller 10/1992

It was rebuilt as a grist mill that saw service during the Revolutionary War by supplying George Washington's troops with supplies while fighting went on in New York and upper New Jersey areas.

Dyer's Mill / The WaterWheel Restaurant
Picture: Jim Miller 06/20/2007

It was converted to an inn in the early 1900's and has been known as The Water wheel Inn, The Pear and Partridge Inn, The Inn of the Sorrel Horse, and is now known by another name.

Dyer's Mill / The WaterWheel Restaurant
Picture: Jim Miller 06/20/2007

In September 1999, Hurricane Floyd caused considerable damage to the wheel pit as the complete basement was flooded, including some portions of the dining rooms in the at that time, Inn of the Sorrel Horse.

Dyer's Mill / The WaterWheel Restaurant
Picture: Jim Miller 06/20/2007

The second picture was taken the day after the hurricane and many area homes were pumping water out of their basements.

Dyer's Mill / The WaterWheel Restaurant
Picture: Jim Miller 06/20/2007

Today, in 2009, it is The Waterwheel Restaurant.

"I am the bread of life. He who comes to Me shall never hunger."
(John 6:35 NKJV)
Directions: From Pa 313 at Cross Keys 0.5 miles SE of Pa 313 junction with Pa 611, turn left on Old Easton Road and procede one mile to the mill building before the bridge over Pine Run.
 
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