The grain then lands on this sifter and into a barrel.
The outside of the grist mill. The individual pieces were quite large, and so was the overall building. Washington shipped his fine ground flour to Europe and the West Indies.
The distillery was only open for a few years making whisky, but Washington was the largest producer in Virginia.
We then went to Mount Vernon's main property and were pleasantly surprised to find a craft fair and lots of activities going on.
The authentic looking soldier's camp is set up behind this cannon.