Avondale Mill: A Lost Treasure

Avondale Mill: A Lost Treasure (HM1D91)

Location: Laurel, MD 20707 Prince George's County
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N 39° 6.448', W 76° 50.742'

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The Avondale Mill was built by Horace Capron in between 1845-1848. Later owned by George Wheeler and others, for many years it was known as Crabbs' Mill after owner Benjamin F. Crabbs. Over the years flour, corn, and lace embroidery were among the products manufactured there. Until its destruction in 1991 from a devastating fire it was the oldest mill in Prince George's County.
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HM NumberHM1D91
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Placed ByCity of Laurel
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Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 11:42pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 340413 N 4330324
Decimal Degrees39.10746667, -76.84570000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 6.448', W 76° 50.742'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 6' 26.88" N, 76° 50' 44.52" W
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Area Code(s)240, 301, 410
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 24 4th St, Laurel MD 20707, US
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