Poultney Vermont Historical Society — 200 Years of Poultney Vermont History

This Week in Poultney History

1777 – First Grist Mill Erected

Nehemiah Howe built the first grist-mill in Poultney, which was erected at the falls, where the east village now is, some little time before 1777. Prior to that, for the first few years settlers had to go to Manchester to mill, some thirty miles distant.

Museums Open for 2014 Season- June 29

Take a trip into Vermont history with the opening of the 3 Historical […]

“Poultney Village” DVD at The Store and elsewhere

The new DVD “A Tour of Two Villages: Poultney Village” is now available […]

Poultney Walking and Driving Tours

The Society has won two awards for its historical Audio Walking and […]

East Poultney Day 2014

This year’s East Poultney Day will be on Saturday, August 9, 2014 […]