Phillippe Windmill

 
Urbana, IL

Status

Destroyed.

Source

 

  • Francis, Philip R.  “History of Mount Vernon United Methodist Church” 1996.  

History of the Mill

 

Only known history: “Hezekiah Phillippe had a two-story log home on the northwest corner of 2400N and 675E. Also at this location was a three story high wind operated grist mill and elevator for storing of grain. This is where all the local people brought their grain for grinding. Hezekiah was a son of John Phillippe Sr. and helped start the Mahomet Methodist Church.” 

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