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Travels with Charlie: Milling around Georgia’s historic grist mills

In scores of early Georgia towns and settlements, water-powered grist mills were vital to the communities’ well-being. The mills ground farmers’ corn and wheat into meal and flour — the basic foodstuffs of households — and often provided other needed services such as sawmilling and cotton ginning. Thankfully, several local governments and organizations and private […]