1644 (c.)A second mill was built at Fox Hill.Economy and Industry, Industry

The General Court gave the town £20 to build a mill. This money was part of a legacy, to be used for charitable purposes, donated to the government by Richard Andrews of London. The mill was built on the north side of Alewife Brook near Cherry Street.

Babson, Roger, and Foster H. Saville. Cape Ann Tourist’s Guide. Cape Ann Community League, Inc., 1952. Massachusetts; Shurtleff, Nathaniel Bradstreet, 1810-1874; Massachusetts. General Court. Records of the Governor and Company of the Massachusetts Bay in New England. Printed by Order of the Legislature. W. White, 1853, https://archive.org/details/recordsgovernor00courgoog/page/n4/mode/2up
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