Zook’s Flour Mill

Aka Bushong’s Mill

398 Snakehill Road, Bird in Hand, PA

(Lord 54-01) This mill was built by John Bushong in 1857. There was at the time another mill on the north side of Quarry Road as well. In 1899 this mill was owned by M. R. Bushong. The mill was purchased in c1932 by Willis Girvin and in 1954 by Elmer Zook.

Built1857
Structure3.5 Story Stone
Water SourceConestoga
TownshipUpper Leacock
TypeGrist
Headrace150 feet
Tailrace100 feet
Dam Height8 Feet
Power2 Turbines
Capacity100 bbl / day