Category Archives: Millhaven GA

Millhaven Plantation, Screven County

Millhaven Plantation GA Screven County Farming Operations Water Tower Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing South Georgia USA 2014

Millhaven dates to 1769. It’s grown over the past two centuries into a mixed-purpose property that still includes active farming operations, timber holdings and hunting reservations. Today, it’s owned by William S. Morris III of the Morris Communications Company, who has received awards for its conservation and management. That’s no small accomplishment considering it’s the largest farm operating as a single unit east of the Mississippi. The images that follow represent employee-related structures from the early to mid-20th century. I’d like to know more about them.

Millhaven Plantation GA Screven County Employee Housing Largest Farm East of Mississippi Abandoned Unit Red Siding Wooden Shingles Under Tin Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing South Georgia USA 2014

Millhaven Plantation GA Screven County Employee Housing Farms Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing South Georgia USA 2014

Millhaven GA Screven County Plantation Hunting Lands Largest Single Unit Farm East of Mississippi River Vernacular House Screen Porch Yellow Siding Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing South Georgia USA 2014

I’m not sure if the building below was a home or if it had a more public use.

Millhaven GA Screven County Plantation Largest Single Unit Farm East of Mississippi River Commissary Office Building Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing South Georgia USA 2014

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