Colonial Mill

1.What is your topic?

2.What types of mills were common in colonial times?

3.What type of work is done at a gristmill? What was produced at this mill?

4.How was this type of work done before the mill was built?

5.Why was this work so important to the colonists?

6.Describe the size of a gristmill?

7.What did the mill use as a source of power? How did this work?

8.Describe the work done at the sawmill.

9.How did these two types of mills effect the lives of the colonists?

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