Ebenezer Mill

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Ebenezer Mill
Ebenezer Mill is located in Tennessee
Ebenezer Mill
Nearest city Knoxville, Tennessee
Coordinates 35°54′19″N 84°4′25″W / 35.90528°N 84.07361°W / 35.90528; -84.07361Coordinates: 35°54′19″N 84°4′25″W / 35.90528°N 84.07361°W / 35.90528; -84.07361
Built 1870
Architect Unknown
NRHP Reference # 87001037 [1]
Added to NRHP June 25, 1987

Ebenezer Mill is a mill located at 409 Ebenezer Road in Knoxville, Tennessee. It was constructed as a turbine mill to grind corn and wheat, and later modified for use as a saw mill. The mill was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1987 as an example of a late-19th century gristmill.[2]

The mill sits on the banks of Ten Mile Creek (originally Sinking Creek) on the site of what was once the "Mansion Mill," a smaller gristmill built c. 1835 for the McClung estate.[3] The Mansion Mill was replaced by the current Ebenezer Mill c. 1870. The Ebenezer Mill was severely damaged by a flood in 1942 and rebuilt in a more modern style, though much of the original machinery is still intact.[3]


  1. ^ National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com. Retrieved: 18 April 2011.
  3. ^ a b Ann Bennett, Historic and Architectural Resources of Knoxville and Knox County, Tennessee, May 1994, p. 32. Retrieved: 18 April 2011.