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At Private Sale.

10.15.1850 American Republican
Valuable Grist and Saw Mill
at Private Sale.
THE subscriber offers at private sale, a valuable
Grist and Saw Mill with about thirty acres of
limestone land, in Tredyffrin township, chester
co., bounded by lands of Samuel Acker, Conard [sic] [Conrad]
Acker and others. The improvements consist of
comfortable dwelling House, good stone
barn, spring house and other out buildings.
The mill has two run of burrs
and is substantially built of stone and
is sufficiently large and convenient; it is on the
Valley Creek, and has a head and fall of 12 feet.
The mill has lately been thoroughly repaired. -
The saw mill is nearly new, and is substantially
built. The land is of an excellent quality and is
conveniently divided into small fields. There is
an Orchard of young thriving apple trees, and a
variety of other fruit trees. The above property
is 22 miles from Philadelphia 2 1/4 from the Columbia
and 4 from the Phila. and Reading Railroad,
and convenient to schools and places of worship.
Any person wishing to view the premises will be
shown the same by applying to the subscriber
residing thereon.
DAVID CHRISTMAN. Oct. 15 3t pd

See the Thomas David purchase for the deed history. This is St. Peter’s Mill. The sale notice was published in 11/27/1849, 10/15/1850, and 10/26/1852.

Found by Herb Fry. Digitized by Heidi Sproat 6/1/2022.

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