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Bowmansville Roller Mill
|Location||Jct. of PA 625 and Von Nieda St., Bowmansville, Brecknock Township, Pennsylvania|
|Area||14.3 acres (5.8 ha)|
|Built by||Von Nieda, Henry; Von Nieda, John Adam|
|NRHP reference No.||89001821|
|Added to NRHP||January 19, 1990|
Bowmansville Roller Mill, also known as the Von Nieda Mill, is a historic roller mill and national historic district located at Bowmansville, Brecknock Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. The district encompasses two contributing buildings and one contributing structure. The grist / roller mill was built in 1850, and is a 3 1/2-story, rectangular brownstone building measuring 45 feet by 50 feet, 5 inches. The property includes a two-story, brownstone and frame sawmill, and a headrace and tailrace. The mills closed about 1945.
It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.
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