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Elowsky Grist Mill - Milling Equipment
Elowsky Grist Mill - Mill Stone Pieces
Mill Stone Pieces
Elowsky Grist Mill - Mill Stone Remnants
Mill Stone Remnants
Elowsky Grist Mill - Mill Stone Piece
Interesting Mill Stone
Elowsky Grist Mill - Open & Closes the Head Race
This is the wheel that turned the sluice gates for the waterwheels and/or the turbines.
Elowsky Grist Mill - Bran Duster
Winnowing Machine
This piece of equipment shakes the wheat and the blower discards the chaff (husk).
Elowsky Grist Mill - Diagram
Diagram for a winnowing machine.
<http://etc.usf.edu/clipart/62400/62418/62418_fanning_mill.htm>
Diagram from http://etc.usf.edu/

Elowsky Grist Mill - Roller Mills
Roller Mills
Steel Rollers ground Wheat more Efficiently
Implemented in the late 1800's
Elowsky Grist Mill - Side View of a Roller Mill
Exterior Side View of Roller Mill
Elowsky Grist Mill - Bottom View of a Roller Mill
Closeup of the pulleys that powered the Steel Rollers
Elowsky Grist Mill - Closeup of the Top of a Roller Mill
Closeup of a Roller Mill produced by The Wolf Company
Elowsky Grist Mill - Wooden Elevator Interior
Hand-carved Wooden Auger that moves the Grain horizontally throughout the Mill
Elowsky Grist Mill - Bagger and Bin
Flour Bagger on the Left
Bin to hold Grain on the Right
Elowsky Grist Mill - Sifter / Sorter
Round Reel Flour Dresser
Elowsky Grist Mill Photographs by Doug Houseworth

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