Brockerhoff Mill

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Brockerhoff Mill
Brockerhoff Mill Dec 12.jpg
Brockerhoff Mill, December 2012
Brockerhoff Mill is located in Pennsylvania
Brockerhoff Mill
Brockerhoff Mill is located in the US
Brockerhoff Mill
Nearest city Southwest of Bellefonte on Pennsylvania Route 550, Benner Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°54′1″N 77°47′58″W / 40.90028°N 77.79944°W / 40.90028; -77.79944Coordinates: 40°54′1″N 77°47′58″W / 40.90028°N 77.79944°W / 40.90028; -77.79944
Area 1.8 acres (0.73 ha)
Built 1862
NRHP Reference # 79002180[1]
Added to NRHP May 1, 1979

Brockerhoff Mill, also known as Roopsburg Mill, is a historic grist mill located at Benner Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania. It was built about 1862, and is a four-story brick building on a limestone foundation. It measures 56 feet by 40 feet, and has a gable roof. Also on the property are the remains of the mill race. The mill was built by Henry Brockerhoff (1794-1878), who also built the Brockerhoff Hotel.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Peter C. Stockman and Gregory Ramsey (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Brockerhoff Mill" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-07.