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Mt. Orab Feed Mill / Ole Mill Country Store
Brown Co. | Ohio | USA | c. 1915-1920
Township: n/a | Watersource: small tributary to Sterling Run

Official Website: www.theolemill.com


Mt. Orab Feed Mill / Ole Mill Country Store
Picture: Jim Miller 07/24/2014

The structure was an old feed mill, built over a small stream, it became the Ole Mill Country Store in 1993.

Mt. Orab Feed Mill / Ole Mill Country Store
Picture: Jim Miller 07/24/2014

Sold by the original store owner Sue, to her daughter and son-in-law, John and Kim Stephen, in 1998.

Mt. Orab Feed Mill / Ole Mill Country Store
Picture: Jim Miller 07/24/2014

The extreme eastern end of the mill has evidence of a millrace extending under the edge of the south side.

Mt. Orab Feed Mill / Ole Mill Country Store
Picture: Jim Miller 07/24/2014

The one-story frame flour & feed mill, had overshot wheel. Parts of the mill siding are covered with corrugated sheet metal. The photo shows part of the tailrace along the southwestern side, prior to flowing under N. High Street.

Mt. Orab Feed Mill / Ole Mill Country Store
Picture: Jim Miller 07/24/2014

A dust exhaust housing remains atop the rear part of the roof. The mill sign on far right side of the south wall proclaims 'Mt. Orab Feed Mill'.

Mt. Orab Feed Mill / Ole Mill Country Store
Picture: Jim Miller 07/24/2014

Checks dating as far back as 1919 have been found. The old feed mill was a really charming farm & garden shop in 2006.GPS: 39° 1.75' N 83° 55.15' W ele 935 feet'/285 meters Mount Orab Quadrangle

Directions: Situated at 126 N. High Street/US 68, east side of street, just south of the RR tracks and Front Street in Mt Orab.

 
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