Townsen's Mill - Adamsville, Lampasas County, Texas
Directions: from Adamsville, take FM 581 south about 1.5 mile to roadside marker
Marker #: 5281005540
Year Dedicated: 1964
Size, type: 14" x 24"
Last reported condition:
Faded, dirty; Refinish
Townsen's Mill - Built on Mill Branch in 1872, Perry and Jasper Townsen's steam mill cut "rawhide" lumber and ground wheat and corn. Post office established 1881 moved in 1891 to Adamsville store of John Adams and The Rev. McCall Smith. Mr. Smith built, and was pastor of, earliest Presbyterian church there.
Decimal degrees: N 31.286789 W -98.155838
Degrees, minutes: N 31 17.207 W 098 09.350 UTM: Zone 14, Easting 580348, Northing 3461693