Oliver Chace's Thread Mill

Oliver Chace's Thread Mill is an historic mill building at 505 Bay Street in Fall River, Massachusetts. It is the remains of a much larger complex.

The building was constructed by Oliver Chace in 1840 as part of the adjacent Chace Thread Mill. When it was built, the mill and other buildings were located in what was then part of Tiverton, Rhode Island. It wasn't until 1862 that the State Line was relocated and the site became part of Fall River, Massachusetts. By then ownership of the mills had been transferred, and it was renamed the Connanicut Mills.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.

Read more about Oliver Chace's Thread MillSee Also

Other articles related to "oliver":

Oliver, California
121°35′26″W / 39.13278°N 121.59056°W / 39.13278 -121.59056 Oliver — Former settlement — Oliver Coordinates 39°07′58″N 121°35′26″W / 39.13278°N 121.59056 ...
Oliver Twist (1997 film)
... Oliver Twist is a 1997 television movie produced by Walt Disney Television, based on the popular novel of the same name by Charles Dickens ... the Artful Dodger, and Alex Trench as Oliver Twist ... As in most film adaptations of this book, Monks, Oliver's half-brother, is not in the film ...
Oliver Farm Equipment Company - Product Development - Tractors
... In 1948, Oliver was ready with an entirely new line of tractors ... over the successes of the past, including the Oliver 60, 70, and 80 tractors ... However, in the 1950s, Oliver was an industry leader through their promotion of diesel power ...
Oliver Farm Equipment Company - Acquisition By White Motor Corporation
... On November 1, 1960, White Motor acquired Oliver, changed the name to Oliver Corporation, and made it a wholly owned, separately operating subsidiary of the White Motor Corporation ... Equipment of Canada in February, 1962, and it was made a subsidiary of Oliver Corporation ... made by Hart-Parr and again from 1934 through the late 1940s, marketed tractors made by Oliver, only changing the paint color to red, and changing the name ...
Oliver Ditson
... Oliver Ditson (October 20, 1811 - December 21, 1888) was an American businessman and founder of Oliver Ditson and Company, one of the major music publishing houses of the late 19th century ...

Famous quotes containing the words mill and/or thread:

    The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
    —John Stuart Mill (1806–1873)

    A sleeping man holds in a circle around him the thread of the hours, the order of years and of worlds. He consults them instinctively upon awaking and in one second reads in them the point of the earth that he occupies, the time past until his arousal; but their ranks can be mingled or broken.
    Marcel Proust (1871–1922)