Waugh Flour Mills

Waugh Flour Mills (HM1IIV)

Location: Wellsburg, WV 26070 Brooke County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 14.443', W 80° 35.866'

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Four flour mills were constructed near Wellsburg in the early 1800s. The first of these mills was built by John Moore in 1800. Moore's son-in-law, Richard Waugh, built the old stone mill in 1824, and the upper mill in 1835. A. M. Buchanan built the fourth mill in 1847. This mill was owned and operated by James, David and Ashley Waugh until 1924. It was destroyed by fire in 1931.
Year Placed1975
Placed ByWest Virginia Department of Archives and History
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Date Added Friday, December 26th, 2014 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 534213 N 4454552
Decimal Degrees40.24071667, -80.59776667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 14.443', W 80° 35.866'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 14' 26.58" N, 80° 35' 51.96" W
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Area Code(s)304
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2138 Bethany Pike, Wellsburg WV 26070, US
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