Logo Howell's Mill
Nickajack Creek vicinity, Cobb County
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Site of Howell's Mill, a 19th century grist mill on a tributary of Nickajack Creek

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Water flowing over old mill dam




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The mill was located in this small ledgy gorge




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Water below the gorge is backed up from beaver dams on Nickajack Creek.




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The mill site was downstream from the dam.




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The dam contains two valved pipes for supplying water to a turbine.




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Boulder-covered slope across the creek




Frozen_Dam
The mill dam after several February nights of temps in the teens.




Trench_line
Nearby Union entrenchment line


Breastworks
Union Artillery breastworks overlooking Johnston's River Line



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