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"Clif Patrick, CHS" <[log in to unmask]>
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A LISTSERV list for discussions pertaining to New York State history." <[log in to unmask]>
Wed, 25 Sep 2002 12:03:33 -0400
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Hello Mike,

The last time, and it was several years ago, that I was on the Albany
Post Road in Ulster County, found a working grist mill on the Mara
Kill.  Bought a small bag of flour from them.

I don't know if they are still operating.

Good luck,
Clifton Patrick
Chester Historical Society
119 Brookside Avenue
Chester, NY 10918

Direct line: 845-469-7645
CHS Office: 845-469-2388
1915 Erie Station: 845-469-2591

On Monday, September 23, 2002, at 06:42  PM, M. Riley wrote:

> Greetings to the List,
> I am working on a paper about 19th century waterpower, and it's impact
> on society. I have been scanning the net for web sites related to this
> topic, but would like to find all the working grist, saw and any other
> mills in New York State and our neighboring states.
> I also would like some ideas on books or papers that could help me
> understand how these mills impacted the local economy.
> Mike Riley
> Town of Mentz Historian and Empire State College student.