Flour Mill, New Norcia, Western Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 30° 58.106 E 116° 12.956
50J E 425122 N 6573633
Quick Description: An old mill building in a country town
Location: Western Australia, Australia
Date Posted: 6/10/2014 1:18:20 AM
Waymark Code: WMKXRV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Windsocker
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Long Description:
The flour mill was constructed in 1879, is still in operation and produces flour for making bread ,it is the oldest working mill in W.A. and may be the oldest in Australia.The "new" mill superceded the old flour mill across the Highway,which is the oldest surviving building in the town being built in 1850..
Year built?: 1879

Is the mill or gin still in operation?: Yes

What is or was processed here?: Wheat

Are tours available?: Yes, on a regular basis.

How is or was it powered?: Steam , diesel and now electricity

Related link to this waymark.: Not listed

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