Kauffman Mill

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Kauffman Mill
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Kauffman Mill. September 2013.
Kauffman Mill is located in Pennsylvania
Kauffman Mill
Kauffman Mill is located in the US
Kauffman Mill
Location Jct. of Mill and Mill Hill Rds., Upper Bern Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°31′30″N 76°03′47″W / 40.52500°N 76.06306°W / 40.52500; -76.06306Coordinates: 40°31′30″N 76°03′47″W / 40.52500°N 76.06306°W / 40.52500; -76.06306
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built c. 1780
Architectural style Other, Gristmill
MPS Gristmills in Berks County MPS
NRHP reference # 90001620[1]
Added to NRHP November 8, 1990

Kauffman Mill, also known as Spengler Mill, is a historic grist mill located in Upper Bern Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania. The combined mill and house building was built about 1780, and is a 1 1/2-story, with basement, stone and half-timbered frame building. It measures 28 feet, 6 inches, by 38 feet. The mill ceased operation in about 1939. The custom mill was built to serve local farms.[2]

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

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  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 Phoebe Hopkins and Stephen Kindig (July 1989). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Kauffman Mill" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-08-22.