Hanford Mills Museum is hosting a Miller’s Training on Wednesday, October 17, prior to the 2018 SPOOM Conference. Hanford Mills Museum’s Mill Complex includes a sawmill, gristmill, and woodworking shop with power generated by a waterwheel, water turbine, and reconstructed steam plant. The training will focus on the steam plant but will also include a variety of other machines and systems. The day will include training on the maintenance and operation of the following:
- Steam boiler and steam engine maintenance and operation
- Water turbine
- Attrition mill
- Line shaft system, including babbitt bearings
Fee: $60, includes lunch
Class will be limited to fifteen participants.
Participants will earn 3 credits toward SPOOM Miller training program.
Kajsa Harley, Education and Curatorial Initiatives Manager
Please email or call for registration availability before sending payment.
To register: Complete the registration form or call Beth at 607-278-5744 for a printed copy. Please enclose a check payable to Hanford Mills Museum for $60 or pay online. If paying online the registration form can be emailed to Beth Rafter.
Mail registration forms and payment to:
Hanford Mills Museum
2018 SPOOM Miller’s Training
PO Box 99
East Meredith, NY 13757