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Millwood Mill, Cismont, Virginia

Millwood Mill, Cismont, Virginia

We took a day drive through the country and got to see this beauty. Early July 2020. My hubby can go "mill crazy" ...thankfully around Virginia are these amazing architectural treasures. so amazing. The hubby saw a vulture while visiting this one ...he was so shocked that he (she) didn't move??! I figured the bird was waiting on the hubby to move or die?? That is what vultures do, right? They are always looking for a snack. It was a pretty day. Not cool, the humidity was nuts ...Virginia summer usually stay in the temperature range of 70 degrees or above, rarely any wind (unless u have the fan moving said air) and usually an afternoon thunderstorm. It was a fun getaway for the day. More pictures from that day I will share next week. Thank you for stopping by. Hope you are well. Take Care. Beth ( ;


eileeninmd said…

I like the mills too, the wood and stone work are beautiful.
The heat and humidity have been awful. Enjoy your day!
Betty Crow said…
I too love old mills. Not many in this neck of the woods though. I used to find some when we lived in Illinois, but haven’t seen any in Oklahoma yet. Looking forward to more pics from your adventure.
Ruth Hiebert said…
Getting out and seeing nature around you is always fun. Thanks for your encouraging comments on my blog.
Linda said…
Nice photo! Yeah, Virginia summers can be very hot and humid.
Jenn Jilks said…
I love mills. Such history. OUrs look just like this, too.
Debbie said…
it's a beautiful mill beth, and a great picture of it!! i really like day trips, a fun ride in the car, something cool to see, and you get to sleep in your own bed at night!!

i think vultures are usually looking for road kill, or small animals. i've not heard of them attacking people!!

our weather has been super hot and very humid. our pool water is 92 degrees, barely refreshing!!!
Maggid said…
This Is Beautiful!!!
Thank you for taking time to share.
Made my day.

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