Windom Mill

Aka Landis Mill

3407 Blue Rock Road, Lancaster, PA

(Lord #35-14) Samuel Herr was taxed on a grist mill from 1770 to 1777, Jacob Kauffman (Samuel Herr’s son-in-law) was the owner from 1780 to 1822. In c1810, Jacob Kauffman built a new mill. In 1815 the mill was of stone, 3 stories, and 60 by 50 feet. The mill was acquired in 1825 by John Landis. Recently it was used as a chicken house and is now available as event space.

Structure3.5 Story Stone
Water SourceWest Branch of
Little Conestoga
Headrace300 feet
Tailrace70 feet
Dam Height4 feet
PowerOvershot Wheel
Capacity10 bbl / day