Mill Village

Mill Village (HM9G9)

Location: Greenville, SC 29601 Greenville County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 50.6', W 82° 24.017'

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Reede River Falls Historic Park

On the hills surrounding this site, a twenty-seven acre mill village, complete with churches, mill store and recreation grounds once served the Camperdown and Vardry Mills. Houses were built on both sides of the river. The foundations and road bed of the Vardry Mill village are still visible on the hill side behind you, between this site and the Governor's School for the Arts. Whole families, often including children as young as nine or ten years old, worked at the mill. They rented houses for $0.50 a week per room; water and lights supplied by the mill. The extension of Church Street in the late 1950's destroyed much of the once extensive mill village.
HM NumberHM9G9
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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 10:25am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 371974 N 3856563
Decimal Degrees34.84333333, -82.40028333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 50.6', W 82° 24.017'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 50' 36.00" N, 82° 24' 1.02" W
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Area Code(s)803, 864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1800 Furman College Way, Greenville SC 29601, US
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