Peter Crandell Sells the Mill to Bob & Debbie Russell

Bob and Debbie Russell

The Crandalls passed ownership to Bob and Debbie Russell, who embraced the cherished legacy of the mill with a fervent commitment to its preservation and the nurturing of community bonds. Building upon the Crandalls’ vision, they endeavored to instill a sense of reverence for the mill’s history while fostering an atmosphere of warmth and camaraderie. From enlightening tours showcasing the intricate mechanics of water power to the inception of vibrant community events, the Russells embodied the essence captured by the sign adorning their counter: “Enter as Strangers, Leave as Friends.”