Dry Mill Race

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Title

Dry Mill Race

Subject

Dry mill race at the Hagley Museum, Wilmington, Delaware

Description

A mill race, or channel of water designed to bring water downstream to the site of a mill to regulate the flow of water and maximize the elevation between the water and the mill. This race had been drained for repairs at the time of the photograph.

Source

Eliza West, Photo of Dry Mill Race, Hagley Museum and Library, September 19th, 2017, property of the author.


Publisher

Winterthur Museum, Library, and Garden, Summer Institute, Summer 2017

Date

September 19th, 2017

Contributor

Eliza West

Files

DSCN3427.JPG

Collection

Citation

“Dry Mill Race,” DelaWARES.org, accessed October 15, 2018, http://delawares.org/items/show/123.