Grist Mill in Babcock State Park

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The grist mill in Babcock State Park is one of West Virginia’s most scenic settings. At the advent of the 20th century West Virginia had over 500 such grist mills dotting the countryside.┬áThis mill is a recreation formed by combining the parts from three active mills in the state. The structure came from the Stoney Creek Grist Mill that was built in Pocahontas County in 1890. Babcock State Park was originally built as a Civilian […]