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Mystery Monday: through the mill

Your assignment today is to identify the spot on campus where we found these one and a half millstones. Extra credit if you know (we don't!) why there are one and a half millstones here.

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  • Stewart Landefeld
    Stewart Landefeld, 10:36pm January 25 2023 | Ico flag Flag as inappropriate

    Where - I am not sure - but are these the famous Branford millstones that came to Memorial Quadrangle by oxen? If so are they temporarily displaced?

  • Mark Branch
    Mark Branch, 8:31am January 26 2023 | Ico flag Flag as inappropriate

    No, the millstones in the Memorial Quadrangle--one each from Branford, Saybrook, and Killingworth--are still safely embedded there.

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