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Great Western Flouring Mills

Great Western Flouring Mills
Great Western Flouring Mills

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400 Fulton Ave
Evansville, IN

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Union Mills
1870 Renamed Great Western Mills
c1876 Moves to new location
c1890 Torn down for Fulton Ave Brewery


Northwest corner of Fulton and 4th St (Penn)
District: Lamasco
Latitude: 37.978136
Longitude: -87.581689
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great western flour mills lookis like building in 1856 map union mills 1858 reitz c & bros 1860-1 cd sw corner canal & fulton reitz c & bros flour mill 1863 cd 1865 aka union flour mills 1866-7 ne corner (typo) 1868-9 1870 becomes great western mills same building? henry vahlberg/vahlburg, prop. 1870-1876 (cannot find in 1868-9 cd) 400 fulton ave fulton and 4th (penn) henry vahlberg flour mill [ - 1876]

in c1877 built a larger mill and grain elevator at new location at ohio and 9th ave, (melrose)

brewery there in 1883 same building or newer? 1888 - sterling?? same site as Fulton Ave Brewery long building fronting penn probably original bldg romanesque building new brewery c1890

See also Businesses / Commercial Lamasco district

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