|On the way to Freedom, this sign didn't include Unity|
Photo: Google images
Water from streams and rivers supplied the power for these mills, the water driven turbines, or wheels, drove the pulley and belt system the powered the tools, or grinding wheels.
|The pulley and belt system in the Freedom Mill, last used for wood turning.|
Photo: Gabor Degre, Bangor Daily News
|The mill in my home town of Lebanon with the dam removed.|
The narrow space in the concrete was the penstock which
pushed water to the wheel for power.