Spannuth Mill

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Spannuth Mill
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Spannuth Mill is located in Pennsylvania
Spannuth Mill
Location Junction of Frystown and Crosskill Creek Roads, Bethel Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°26′51″N 76°21′17″W / 40.44750°N 76.35472°W / 40.44750; -76.35472Coordinates: 40°26′51″N 76°21′17″W / 40.44750°N 76.35472°W / 40.44750; -76.35472
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1891
Architectural style Second Empire, Other, Gristmill
Governing body Private
MPS Gristmills in Berks County MPS
NRHP Reference # 90001631[1]
Added to NRHP November 8, 1990

Spannuth Mill, also known as Crosskill Mill, is a historic grist mill located in Bethel Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania. The mill was built in 1891, and is a three-story, frame building on a stone foundation measuring 40 feet, 4 inches, by 42 feet, 9 inches, with a 50 foot extension. It has a mansard roof in the Second Empire style. Also on the property is a one-story brick building built about 1910. It once housed a boiler. The mill ceased operations in 1982.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Louse Emery (June 1990). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Spannuth Mill" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-08-22.