2011 Was a Tough Year

| December 26, 2011

We had a big flood in Feb. and several more in March and April.  The Mill Pond was filled with trees and high winds had knocked down 7 trees in the Tail Race.  Then a tornado hit the mill in May.  We had a lot of water damage in the mill because part of the […]

Topless Mill

| December 18, 2011

  Looking through the roof from the top floor.  It rained for several days after the roof was blown off.  We had to clean 3 floors and then used a sprayer with bleach water to double clean.  The machinery shown is not used today.  It is the top of the old swing sifter.  It took […]

More Help Clearing the Tail Race

| December 18, 2011

  Dustin (Son) and Ethan (Grandson) helped with the cleanup.  Also, Adam Krackenberger helped alot  and others.

Clearing the Tail Race

| December 18, 2011

Jimmy Liddle helping with the 200 + trees that fell into the tail race.  We had to get them out or it would silt back in.  It took 2 days and 6 bonfires to clear the creek. Jimmy

New Roof – Thanks Mother Nature and the Insurance Co.

| December 18, 2011

No more leaks!!!!!

New Roof

| December 18, 2011

I painted the eves before the workers put the new roof on.  Had to work fast because I didn’t want to slow them down.