Riverfront Park Heritage & Nature TrailWater flowed from the race to the mill where it originally powered two overshot wheels and later a large Boyden Turbine before flowing back into the river. When water power was unavailable — either because of repairs or low water, the mill had to shut down or use coal to fire up its backup power — a steam engine, which was a much more expensive process.
|Placed By||City of Laurel Parks and Recreation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, November 29th, 2014 at 9:03am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 339246 N 4330632|
|Decimal Degrees||39.11003333, -76.85926667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 6.602', W 76° 51.556'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 6' 36.12" N, 76° 51' 33.36" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||240, 301, 410|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 998 Main St, Laurel MD 20707, US|
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