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.

“Poultney Village” Movie Screening – Sat. March 22 @ 10AM and 11AM

Back by popular demand, two screenings of the new DVD “A Tour […]

Walking and Driving Tours

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

Poultney Virtual Tours

Visit Poultney without leaving home. See unique photos from a century ago […]

Poultney 1890-1910 Photo Exhibit

A newly discovered collection of 887 glass negatives yields photos that are […]