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Buckingham Mill

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1922. W. James Anderson Hwy. at Dixie Hill Rd.

This vestige of the county's agricultural base located beside Dixie Creek is now abandoned. Powered by electricity, this large two-story frame building with a long monitor rising above its gable roof replaced an older water-powered mill. With its six adjoining silos, the mill dwarfs even the courthouse and is an incongruous sight amidst the smaller brick dwellings of the town.

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Anne Carter Lee
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Anne Carter Lee, "Buckingham Mill", [Buckingham, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-02-BU6.

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