Eberly’s Cider Mill

Aka Bitzer’s Mill

100 Cider Mill Road, Ephrata, PA

(Lord 58-05) This mill is first identified as Youndt’s Fulling Mill in 1824. In 1864 it was a grist mill and was owned by John Bitzer, in 1875 by Henry Martin, and in 1899 by Martin Frandt. The mill was closed by Nathan Eberly in 1933.

Built1824
Structure3.5 Story Stone
Water SourceConestoga
TownshipWest Earl
TypeFlour / Cider
HeadraceLong
Tailrace50 feet
Dam Height6 feet
Capacity20 bbl / day