Watermill, Ojajärvi

A water-powered corn mill in Finland.

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This mill was a union mill used by local farmers. The stones were in a square casing on a platform, and the meal was collected in a very shallow tray or bin on the floor.

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Power source Water
Mill type Horizontal watermill
Mill function Corn mill
Archive ID 11792
Location Ojajärvi, Kalvola, Häme
Country Finland


  • Wailes, Rex, & Auvo Hirsjärvi, "Finnish Mills Part I: Watermills", (Transactions of the Newcomen Society, 41, 1968-1969, pp.85-101)


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