McKinstry's Mills Historic District

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McKinstry's Mills Historic District
McKinstry's Mill MD2.jpg
McKinstry's Mill and house
McKinstry's Mills Historic District is located in Maryland
McKinstry's Mills Historic District
Nearest city Union Bridge, Maryland
Coordinates 39°32′0″N 77°09′32″W / 39.53333°N 77.15889°W / 39.53333; -77.15889Coordinates: 39°32′0″N 77°09′32″W / 39.53333°N 77.15889°W / 39.53333; -77.15889
Built 1844
Architect Wolfe,Joseph
Architectural style No Style Listed, Other
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference #

97000338

[1]
Added to NRHP April 16, 1997

The McKinstry's Mills Historic District is a national historic district in Union Bridge, located in Carroll and Frederick County, Maryland. The district comprises the entirety of the settlement of McKinstry's Mills, a 26-acre (110,000 m2) hamlet consisting of six separate properties that were owned and developed in the 19th century by the McKinstry family, local millers. At the center is a 3 12-story grist mill constructed in 1844. Also included are the McKinstry homestead, built between 1825 and 1835; the residence of miller Samuel McKinstry, dated 1849; a store building of 1850; and two other small houses and a variety of outbuildings. There is also a 1908 Warren pony truss bridge.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1997.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "Maryland Historical Trust". National Register of Historic Places: Properties in Carroll County. Maryland Historical Trust. 2008-10-05. 

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