1912Riverdale Mills stopped running and Mill River was dredged.Economy and Industry, Industry

Riverdale Mills on Washington Street, c. 1910. Courtesy of Cape Ann Museum Library & Archives, Photo 22326
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The mills were torn down in 1926.

Fitz Henry Lane | Gloucester Buildings & Businesses | Historical Materials. https://fitzhenrylaneonline.org/historical_material/?type=Gloucester+Buildings+%26+Businesses§ion=Riverdale+Mills. Parsons, Peter, and Peter Anastas. When Gloucester Was Gloucester: Toward an Oral History of the City. Gloucester 350th Anniversary Celebration, inc, 1973.
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