Earliest Industry

Earliest Industry (HM1EB9)

Location: Hamilton, OH 45013 Butler County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 24.103', W 84° 33.968'

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Mills were essential in the settlers' struggle to convert their land from a debt to an asset. Financial survival depended on access to grist mills, saw mills and carding mills - the trading complexes and community centers on the Ohio frontier. The most coveted tracts were those suitable for water-powered mills along the banks of the Great Miami River and its tributaries.
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HM NumberHM1EB9
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Year Placed2007
Placed ByThe City of Hamilton
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 11:07pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 709568 N 4364183
Decimal Degrees39.40171667, -84.56613333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 24.103', W 84° 33.968'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 24' 6.18" N, 84° 33' 58.08" W
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Area Code(s)513
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 103 Main St, Hamilton OH 45013, US
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