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Object ID # 2015.035.012
Object Name Mill, Buhr
Title Millstone
Credit line Donated by the Stanley Knight Heritage Society
Place of Origin Unknown
Description A millstone.
Provenance Unknown. Very likely was used in the Meaford area or another Grey County mill in the 19th-century, possibly into the early 20th-century, unless it was worn out and replaced before the mill closed. The stone may have been imported from overseas.

Collected by F. Stanley Knight of Meaford, Grey County, prior to 1964. It was kept at the Stanley Knight Limited factory building at 226 Boucher Street, Meaford. It last belonged to the Stanley Knight Heritage Society.
Collection Milling Tools & Equipment Collection
Material Stone/Metal
Found Meaford, Municipality of Meaford, Grey County
People Knight, Stanley
Subjects Mills
Grain industry
Grinding
Flour & meal industry
Search Terms Gristmills