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Linchester Mill Campus

Location: 3390 Linchester Rd, Preston,MD

Visitors are welcome to explore the grounds of the Linchester Mill, including the Nature Braille Trail that winds behind the mill. To arrange for a tour of the mill or to inquire about using the Mill campus for your next event, please contact Michael McCrea at 410-310-9202. The Linchester Mill will be open with a docent on the 2nd and 4th Fridays and Saturdays of every month from 10am-4pm now through October.

The Linchester Mill Campus includes:

  • Linchester Mill – One of the last operating water-powered mills on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Linchester Mill ceased operating in 1979 when the mill pond dam broke after heavy rains. The structure has been described as a “treasure of America,” because its original equipment reflects the long evolution of American milling.
  • Hog Island School
  • Nature/Braille Trail
  • Miller’s House
  • Assistant Millers House