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Maillet Windmill



(unknown location)
Peoria, IL


Status

Destroyed

 

Constructed

(1778 - ?)


Owner

Jean Baptiste Maillet (1778 - ?)





History


Only known history is that a French-style windmill was built in what is now downtown Peoria by Jean Baptiste Maillet in 1778.      



Source


-Eckberg, Carl J.  French Roots in the Illinois Country.  University of Illinois Press, 2000.       



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