Lake Mill

Aka Groff’s Mill

1771Henry Funk
1781Daniel Lindner (Lintner)
c1800John Lindner
1807Benjamin Herr
1811New Mill built
1825Ephraim & Elizabeth Hershey
1830Destroyed by fire
1831Mill rebuilt
1869Isaac W. Groff
1882Damaged by fire
19??? Frantz
1929Frantzes lost mill in Depression
1950sMiller and Bushong
1958Guy and Sally Starry
1964Country Mill Restaurant
196?Henry and Anita Emrich
1972Flooded by Hurricane Agnes
1985Bob and Mark Green
“Country Mill 1770”
2012Don and Laura Dombach

This mill operates as a wedding and event venue named “The Mill at Manor Falls”. See their website at

The mill is located at 380 Old Blue Rock Road, Millersville, PA.

Structure3.5 Story Stone
Water SourceLittle Conestoga
Headrace250 feet
Tailrace100 feet
Dam Height2 feet
Capacity75 bbls / day