McAden Mill Number 2, Main Street, McAdenville, Gaston County, NC
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS NC-199
Building/structure dates: 1884 initial construction
Significance: In 1883 the Spring Shoals Manufacturing Company was changed to McAden Mills and the town of McAdenville was incorporated. McAden Mill #2 was built during the years 1884-85 under the leadership of R.V. McAden. A circle of a 1-mile radius from the bell tower of the mill encompassed the limits of the town, and the mill complex has remained a significant influence upon the growth and progress of McAdenville through the years...
Springs Shoals Manufacturing Company
McAden, R. Y.
Edison, Thomas A.
Shumate, Stewart T., Delineator
Carroll, Marley R., Delineator
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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