The Old Grist Mill

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Project by William posted 08-23-2011 06:43 AM 1560 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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#1 posted 08-23-2011 01:17 PM

I really do like this. You did a wonderful job on it and the pattern is great.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#2 posted 08-23-2011 01:27 PM

back in a simpler time. very nice scrollin

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#3 posted 08-23-2011 01:32 PM

Another beautiful piece!

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#4 posted 08-23-2011 03:44 PM

William, that picture reminds me of the old mill behind our house. My wife’s great grand father and his son ran the mill. I burnt down about 10 years ago. That was a sad day. We live right on the mill pond and the old cotton gin is still intact. Thanks for showing these beautiful pieces.

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#5 posted 08-24-2011 04:05 AM

It is so much more meaningful and rewarding when we can make something that relates to our lives. I bet you can look at one of them and let your mind take a trip back in history. I think such trips are priceless and make our lives so much richer. Great work, William, in so many ways! !

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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#6 posted 08-24-2011 04:09 AM

Great story, we had a grist mill in great neck where I grew up. The walnut stain and details are great.

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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#7 posted 08-24-2011 05:43 AM

Thank you all. This one was a fun project for me.


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