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.

Builtc1810
Structure3.5 Story Stone
Water SourceWest Branch of
Little Conestoga
TownshipManor
TypeGrist
Headrace300 feet
Tailrace70 feet
Dam Height4 feet
PowerOvershot Wheel
Capacity10 bbl / day