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SE CORNER FRANKLIN RD AND MAIN RD

Architecture and History Inventory
SE CORNER FRANKLIN RD AND MAIN RD | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Franklin Feed Mill
Other Name:FRANKLIN FEED MILL
Contributing:
Reference Number:16859
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):SE CORNER FRANKLIN RD AND MAIN RD
County:Sheboygan
City:
Township/Village:Herman
Unincorporated Community:Franklin
Town:16
Range:22
Direction:E
Section:19
Quarter Section:SE
Quarter/Quarter Section:SE
PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1857
Additions: 1889
Survey Date:1975
Historic Use:mill
Architectural Style:Astylistic Utilitarian Building
Structural System:
Wall Material:Metal
Architect:
Other Buildings On Site:
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Franklin Feed Mill
National Register Listing Date:4/11/1985 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:1/1/1989 12:00:00 AM
National Register Multiple Property Name:19th Century Grist & Flour Mills of Sheboygan County
NOTES
Additional Information:MASSIVE 2 1/2 STORY FRAME BUILDING WAS BUILT IN 1857 BY D ARPKE, AN IMMIGRANT FROM LIPPE-DETMOLD; IT LATE BECAME THE FIRST ROLLER MILL IN SHEBOYGAN CO. ANOTHER HISTORIC NAME IS DICKHOFF AND ARPKE FLOUR MILL.
Bibliographic References:19TH CENTURY GRIST AND FLOUR MILLS OF SHEBOYGAN COUNTY
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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