New Milltown Roller Mill

Aka Hess’s Mill

c1743Samuel Blythe
1744William Blythe
1751John Houston
c1752Current mill built
1770Daniel Houston
c1790John Houston
1792Christian Hess
1860Dan Denlinger
1870Jacob Hunsecker
1890E. E. Hunsecker
1917Amos Hess
1937Destroyed by fire and partially rebuilt
1969Hess’ Mill
1994Country market and craft shop
1998Ron and Isabel Lieberman

Now a bookstore and residence, the mill is located at 4887 Newport Road, Kinzers, PA.

Builtc1752
Structure2.5 Story Stone
Water SourcePequea Creek
TownshipSalisbury
TypeFlour/Grist/Saw
Headrace1,300 feet
Tailrace60 feet
Dam Height8 feet
Power2 Turbines
Capacity20 bbl / day