Brunnerville Mill

475 Snavely Mill Road, Lititz, PA

(Lord 23-01) A mill on this site was owned by John Youndt from 1792 until at least 1824. Martin Grube built the new stone/frame mill in 1855 according to the date stone. In 1864 Abraham Burkhart was the owner, in 1875 and 1899 it was Benjamin Snavely. Later, Ben B. Snavely took over from his father and was the last to operate the mill. The mill closed in 1917. It was used for storage in 1969 and was converted to a dwelling in 1987 and in 2021 is in very good condition.

Built1855
Structure4.5 Story Stone/Frame
Water SourceHammer Creek
TownshipElizabeth
TypeGrist
HeadracePond
Tailrace100 feet
Dam Height9 feet
Power2 turbines
Capacity12 bbl /day