MOTOR MILL M2 -10192013-3273.2
MILL NEAR ELKADER IOWA. OPEN FOR TOURS SUMMER WEEKEND AFTERNOONS. Turbine powered grain & flour mill, built in 1869.
A small village, called Motor, was located at the mill, an inn, a few houses and other buildings. The mill included another stone building used as a cooperage, to build barrels to ship the flour. It failed after 10 years due to grain shortage.