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George Washington's Gristmill
7,286 views • December 15, 2015
Steve Bashore, the Master Miller at Mount Vernon, speaks with Rob Grassi about the history and role of French Burr stones in colonial mills. The two also discuss how these important stones were maintained and kept sharp. Learn more about the Gristmill at Mount Vernon at Mountvernon.org/gristmill.