Historic 19th Century

Sawmill & Homestead

 
 
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September 16, 2016

SCRIBNERS MILL RECEIVES
STEVEN & TABITHA KING FOUNDATION GRANT

The Steven and Tabitha King Foundation has awarded Scribner’s Mill Preservation, Inc. a grant for $35,000 for the restoration of the up and down saw and its fixtures including the log ramp, brow (platform for the logs to rest on before being rolled onto the carriage), carriage, sash fenders, sash frame installation with its sawblade and attachments, & the wrag wheel with the lever system to move the carriage forward.  

 

Experience life as it was on a Maine homestead in the 1800's.

 
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The Sawmill on the Crooked River
operating from 1847 thru 1962



Find us at 244 Scribner's Mill Road in Harrison