Site of Ellerson's Mill

Site of Ellerson's Mill (HM9VM)

Location: Mechanicsville, VA 23111 Hanover County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 35.712', W 77° 21.485'

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The foundation of the mill was located in the depression below the road bed. The millrace that supplied water to power the mill was built along the base of the hill and remnants can be seen today. The mill pond was located just beyond the modern Route 156 bridge.

Grist mills were essential elements of the 19th-century farming community, and their remains can be found throughout the Seven Days Battlefields.
HM NumberHM9VM
Placed ByRichmond National Battlefield Park – National Park Service
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 1:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 291818 N 4163517
Decimal Degrees37.59520000, -77.35808333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 35.712', W 77° 21.485'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 35' 42.72" N, 77° 21' 29.10" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7303-7399 State Rte 1438, Mechanicsville VA 23111, US
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