Postcard: Waterloo Mills


Object ID#    2009.059.001                

Object Name     Postcard



Black and white photo of an outdoor scene at the area known as Waterloo Mills. Darby Creek can be seen as it flows past a stone building which has part of the side wall gone.

Printed on the front: “ On the Darby at Waterloo Mills, PA. / C.W. Bensinger, Wayne, PA.” Printed on the rear: Raphael Tuck & Sons’ Post Card Series No. 0195. ‘WAYNE, Pa.’ / ON THE DARBY AT WATERLOO MILLS. / Waterloo Mills are about one and a half miles south of / the Devon Inn. The mills and hamlet are situated in / a romantic valley where the road crosses the Darby / Creek. Since fifty or sixty years ago this hamlet is / locally known as Cabbagetown.” Handwritten on the rear: “ T.E. History Club / Bulletin bound copies / in Berwyn Library -- / Mrs. Farrelt is / librarian there.”