Goodville Roller Mill

1770Jacob Weaver Sawmill
1784John and Joseph Weaver Grist Mill
1785Jacob Weaver
17??Benjamin Weaver
1811Joseph and John Weaver build new mill
1814Joseph and Abraham Weaver
18??Daniel Miller
1824Joseph Miller
1825Jacob Frantz
1835Samuel Eby
18??Henry Hess
18??Daniel Groff
1851David Martin
1894Destroyed by fire
1898Mill is rebuilt
1906Aaron Weaver
1931Closed after a fire
1931Jonathan Martin converted to chicken house

Water was collected in an iron tank. An iron trough, two and one-half feet wide and high let the water to the top of the overshot wheel. The wheel was located inside the building and was 24 feet in diameter, the largest wheel ever used in eastern Lancaster County.

The mill is located at 117 Frogtown Road, East Earl, PA.

Built1811
Structure3.5 Story Stone
Water SourceCedar Run
TownshipEast Earl
TypeGrist
Headrace1,300 feet
Tailrace900 feet
Dam Height15 feet
Power1 Overshot
Capacity24 bbl / day