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gristmill

[′grist‚mil]
(food engineering)
A mill that grinds grains.

gristmill

A mill for grinding grain; in earlier times powered by the wind, a stream, river, or by tidal water.
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In 2000, Freddie quit farming and the pair moved to Oxford, bringing the gristmill and other equipment with them.
4) He was from all accounts a formidable presence in the area, someone who traded aggressively in cattle, lobbied the central authorities to build a road through the area, built a sawmill and a gristmill and, most importantly in these early days of settlement, built a large protected residence.
Brazos de Dios grains are ground in a water-driven gristmill housed in a building that was originally constructed in northern New Jersey around 1760.
The pattern / of thinking, which is radial--a wheel, the light in its scattering, / water around where the diver falls, vanishes," Phillips writes in "The Gristmill," providing an image for the circling discursive pattern of thought in his poems, intriguingly linked here ("falls, vanishes") with loss.
The Gristmill and Distillery are about 3 miles west of the Mansion, further along the parkway.
On seeing them disassembled, he reconstructed a plow, a gristmill, and a clock without any further assistance.
Elias Briggs, the city's founder, hand dug the millrace in 1852, powering the gristmill and timber and agriculture industries that gave rise to the city.
With the town's only gristmill, Madam Brett attracted customers from both sides of the river who brought their harvests of grain to be ground into flour at the mill.
Several whiskies are also produced at Tuthilltown: Manhattan Rye Whiskey, Old Gristmill Corn Whiskey, Hudson Baby Bourbon, Hudson 4 Grain Bourbon, Single Malt Whiskey and Hudson River Rum, packaged in 375 mls.
In the 1880s, San Patricio had several churches, schools, cotton gins, a gristmill, and a population of 200.
The town includes a gristmill and bakery, a blown glass shop, a candle shop, a blacksmith, a general store, and a boarding house restaurant featuring the best of Southern cuisine.