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Doylestown Agricultural Works / Ruos, Mills & Co.
Bucks Co. | Pennsylvania | USA | c. 1866, rebuilt 1914.
Township: Doylestown Twp / Doylestown Boro. | Watersource: Steam / Electric



Doylestown Agricultural Works / Ruos, Mills & Co.
Picture: Jim Miller 11/05/1987

The 3.5 story brick agricultural works with stone foundation/first story measures about 40'X 75', with a 2 story 30'X 50' addition to the SW side.

Doylestown Agricultural Works / Ruos, Mills & Co.
Picture: Jim MiIler 07/09/2007

It was rebuilt on it post-Civil War foundations following a disastrous 20th century fire.

Doylestown Agricultural Works / Ruos, Mills & Co.
Picture: Jim Miller 07/09/2007

The Agricultural Works produced farm impliments and machinery on a local, national and ultimately an international scale for a century.

Doylestown Agricultural Works / Ruos, Mills & Co.
Picture: Jim Miller 07/09/2007

It has now been renovated to shops, offices and restaurants since 1982.

Doylestown Agricultural Works / Ruos, Mills & Co.
Picture: Jim Miller 07/09/2007

Older pictures would be appreciated.

Doylestown Agricultural Works / Ruos, Mills & Co.
Picture: Jim Miller 07/09/2007

For more information on the mill, click on the website option above the first picture. Scan down through the Significance, Agriculture & Architecture sections of text from the Living Place.

Doylestown Agricultural Works / Ruos, Mills & Co.
Picture: Jim Miller 07/09/2007

An example of one of the machinery/implements manufactureds at the works.

Doylestown Agricultural Works / Ruos, Mills & Co.
Picture: Jim Miller 07/09/2007

GPS: 40' 18.44N, 75' 07.79W 394' Elevation

"The Lord reigns, He is clothed with majesty; the Lord is clothed, He has girded Himself with strength. Surely the world is established, so that it cannot be moved. Your throne is established from old; You are from everlasting."
(Psalm 93:1&2 NKJV)
Directions: In Doylestown, Pa. at the confluence of US 611, US 202, and Pa 313. Take Old Easton Rd. right from southbound Pa 313. This becomes Main St. Go about 1.5 miles to W. Ashland St. on the right. The Agricultural Works are non the SW corner of the intersection.
 
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