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Yates Mill in disrepair

Yates Mill Log Cabin (Raleigh, N.C.)
Yates Mill (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)
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Item information

Title:
Yates Mill in disrepair
Subjects:
Mills and mill-work
Item identifier:
0228141
Created Date:
Description:
Yates Mill was built in 1756 and operated as a commercial corn mill until 1953. Today it operates as a Wake County historic park, where corn grinding is done a few days a month for the public.
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building:

Delineator:
Street:
4640 Lake Wheeler Road
Community:
Raleigh
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27603
Provenance note:
Samuel Pearson, first owner; Simon Pearson, second owner; William Boylan (businessman, director of State Bank, newspaper publisher), third owner
Architectural note:
The mill contains several generations of construction from the early nineteenth century onward, replacing a late eighteenth century mill probably destroyed in flooding in the early 1800s.
Historical note:
The site first began operating as a mill in 1761. The mill is the only survivor of several eighteenth century mills around Raleigh, and has been restored. The site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Mills and mill-work
Flour mills
Historic buildings
Cabins (Houses)
Latitude, Longitude:
35.718516, -78.686272

Building:

Delineator:
Built:
Street:
4640 Lake Wheeler Road
Community:
Raleigh
State:
NC
Zip:
27603
Provenance note:
Samuel Pearson, was the first owner; Simon Pearson, was the second owner; William Boylan, businessman, director of State Bank and newspaper publisher was the third owner.
Historical note:
The site first began operating as a flour mill in 1761. The mill is the only survivor of several eighteenth century mills around Raleigh, and has been restored. The site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Mills and mill-work
Historic sites
Flour mills
National Historic Landmarks
Latitude, Longitude:
35.718516, -78.686272

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