• SCIPLE S WATER MILL

    4 reviews of Sciple s Water Mill Sciple s Water Mill has been in operation in the same location since the 18th century 1790 to be exact They use a man made lake to power the mill which they then use to grind corn and other items then sell them at the mill or in the East Central Mississippi area I visited here last year with my wife and in laws and was impressed with the history of the

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  • 230 year old water mill still making cornmeal and grits

    Apr 28 2019  Sciple said his father Edward Sciple who died in 2015 thought it generated between 250 and 300 horsepower Sciple said research he s done indicated it creates closer to 50 horsepower Either way the 140 year old technology is powerful It s enough they ran a sawmill off it they ran a cotton gin off it and the grist mill Sciple said

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  • Sciple s Water Mill De Kalb

    Sciple s Water Mill was active and the owner was making corn mill and grits when we were the It was an interest and informative trip to this water mill Everyone young and old ought to take time to visit this truly historical place We went around the world to get there and that was our fault I would suggest getting a county map and go on

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  • Sciple s Mill

    Jan 15 2021  Sciple s also sells to restaurants about 15 20 stores and they can take orders by phone and ships them Sciple s Mill is located at 525 Sciples Mill Rd De Kalb MS 39328 6955 Telephone 601 743 2295 Featured Image Photo Credit Barbara Gauntt/Clarion Ledger

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  • Sciple s Water Mill One Of Mississippi s Oldest Historic

    Apr 15 2019  Sciple s Water Mill is located at 525 Sciples Mill Rd De Kalb MS 39328 For more information call 601 416 2860 This isn t the only place you can get a

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  • Sciple s Water Mill Opry

    The 220 year old mill has seen seven generations of the Sciple family and the 72 year old Ed Sciple continues to operate the 1600 pound grinding stones offering corn meal grits whole wheat flour and fish fry mix Just outside the mill entrance when Ed is not around customers can pick up any of these products and leave their money in the

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  • SUNDAY DRIVES Getting lost in time and finding Sciple s Mill

    Mar 22 2017  The long Sciples Mill Road leads to an historic treasure a grist mill that began operation in 1790 Gena Koelker Correspondent A mill wheel at Sciples Mill in Kemper County

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  • Mississippi day trip Visit 230 year old Sciple s Water Mill

    Apr 19 2019  While the grist mill has been in the Sciple family for about 160 years it dates back further The original mill was built in 1790 they say Sciple said It was originally built by Dr Hunnerly

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  • The History of Sciple s Mill in Missisippi

    Apr 30 2019  Sciple s Mill is located at 525 Sciples Mill Rd De Kalb MS 39328 6955 If you re lucky and in town on a Saturday night you may even catch a live performance at the Water Mill Opry a memory bound to be engraved into your travel reel for years to come

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  • Sciple s Water Mill

    It has been in the Sciple family since 1850 with Eddie Sciple currently owning and operating the mill Eddie is the 5th generation of Sciples to own the mill The mill is powered by a Laffel turbine that has been in use since January 1880 after the new building was erected The mill stones used today are around 130 years old

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  • 225 Year Old Water Powered Grist Mill

    Sciple s Mill just outside De Kalb Mississippi is a hidden little treasure We ve lived in Mississippi for 11 years and this was the first I had heard of it However it has apparently landed on the radar of more famous people Mike Rowe once visited the mill to film a part of a Dirty Jobs episode We didn t know about that until we had

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