STOCKDALE MILL FOUNDATION
RESTORATION & MAINTENANCE PROJECTS

GOALS 2017

1

Replace roof (contractor)

   
2 Restore corn cob shaker In Process  
3 Clear brush on riverbank In Process  
4 New socks for top of swing sifter    
5 Install fish ladder (by others)    
6 Rebuild 4window casings in basement (3 on S, 1 above race)    
7 Procure a maker of wooden cogs for turbine gears    
8 Restore grist chutes from roller mills to elevators    
9 Visitor Center path    
       

GOALS 2016

1

Obtain roof quotes

  Complete
2

Initiate roof replacement fund

  Complete
3 Replace railroad ties on north abutment   Complete
4

Visior Center - rework door and entrance

  Complete
5 Visitor Center - convert west bay to supply room   Complete
6 Visitor Center - convert middle bay to Education Center   Complete
7 Rebuild threshold for 2 east doors   Complete
8 Restore grain chute from west bin to grain elevator #1   Complete
9 Restore corn cob shaker In Process  
10 Clear brush on riverbank In Process  
11 Rebuild 4window casings in basement (3 on S, 1 above race)    
12 Procure a maker of wooden cogs for turbine gears    
13 Finalize fish ladder plans In Process  
14 New socks for top of swing sifter    

GOALS 2015

1

Rebuild 4window casings in basement (3 on S, 1 above race)

   
2

Major concrete repair on dam North abutment & mill race

  Complete
3 New socks for top of swing sifter In Process  
4 Evaluate roof Evaluated - replacement specs  
5 Renovate space at West end of Visitor Center In Process  
6 Procure a maker of wooden cogs for turbine gears    
7 Turbine #3 - adjust water gates   Complete
8 Replace railroad ties on north abutment    
9 Rework balance balast in swing sifter   Comptete
10 Replace door on Visitor Center    
11 Investate fish ladder to bypass dam In Process  
       

 

GOALS 2014

1

Rebuild 4window casings in basement (3 on S, 1 above race)

   
2

Concrete work on dam North abutment

   
3 Concrete fill under West end of weigh shed   Complete
4 Evaluate roof Evaluated  
5 Rework steps down hill to mill race   Complete
6 Rebuild wheat elevator #2   Complete
7 Anchor sides of corn crib with "L" brackets   Complete
8 Lengthen sifter socks In Process  
9 Mop closet or cabinet on main floor    
10 Evaluate space at West end of Visitor Center Evaluated  
11 Procure a maker of wooden cogs for turbine gears In Process  
       

 

 

GOALS 2013

1

Replace Office step railing

  Complete
2 Add railing to basement step on East side   Complete
3 Repair and relocate tachometer for main turbine, install belt guard   Complete
4 Procure a maker of wooden cogs for turbine gears In Process  
5 Rework auger above flour sifter - make operational   Complete
6 Rework auger from scouring mill to tempering bend - make operational   Complete
7 Install spouts on bran and midlings bolting sifters   Complete
8 Install floor boots on large belt, middle and top floor   Complete
9 Change pulley on swing sifter to run slower   Complete
10 Replace collar on rear shaft of receiving seperator, align belt   Complete
11 Design and order new cornmeal bags   Complete
12 Brochures: revise oand order   Complete

 

 

GOALS 2012

1

Rebuild 5 window casings

  Complete
2

Install basement spouting - Phase 1

  Complete
3 Improvements to dam   Complete
4 Put banding on 2 mill stones   Complete
5

Remove dead cottonwood tree

  Complete
6 Have wooden spoke wagon wheel rebuilt   Complete
7 Replace office door with matching door   Complete
8 Improve floatation on race boom   Complete
9 New handles in baement for trubine controles   Complete
10 Install drainage for penstock overflow bypass   Complete
11 Inspect and adjust trubine gates   Complete
12 Adjust swing sifter    

 

GOALS 2011

1 Rebuild 9 window casings   4 of 9 done
2

Install basement spouting

In Process  
3 New driveway stone   Complete
4

Hang farm implements in weigh shed

  Complete
5 Rebuild wheat auger above 1st roller mill   Complete
6 Rebuild basement door (east)   Complete
7 additional pea gravel for landscaping   Complete
8 Lighting for hammer mill   Complete
9 Bran sifter operational - Flour sifter operational   Complete
10 Band mill stones    
11 Install penstock overflow bypass   Complete

 

GOALS 2010

1 Wheat Elevator: install boot and bucket belt   Complete
2

Rebuild 9 Window Casings

   
3 Clean up hammermill & reset   Complete
4

Install basement spouting

In Process  
5 Replace worn belting   Complete
6 Trim trees   Complete
7 Repair swing sifter box, add socks In Process  
8 Ventilation in Visitor's Center   Complete
9 Band mill stones    
10 Gyro-sifter operational   Complete
11 Corn Crib - clean out and organize   Complete

 

 

GOALS 2009

1 Drill Well   Complete
2 Install hand pump   Complete
3 Restore & Erect Windmill   Complete
4 Restore large pulley near roof to power elevators   Complete
5 Power to all bucket elevators In Process  
6 Restore wheat scourer - top floor   Complete
7 Install boot to wheat elevator #1- install belt & buckets   Complete
8 Rework undercarriage of swing sifter   Complete
9 Install socks on swing sifter    
10 Flour packer operational   Complete
11 Finish installing all wooden spouting    

GOALS 2008

1 Rebuild wheat dump bin   Complete
2 Decking above wheat dump & drag   Complete
3 Rebuild large wagon scales   Complete
4 Install socks on swing sifter   Ongoing
5 Erect windmill   Complete
6 Finish installing all wooden spouting    
7 Flour packer operational   Complete

 

GOALS 2007
Goals and projects to be completed April 2007 - December 2007

1 Swing sifter operational   Complete
2 Install swing sifter trays   In process
3 Move back purifying dresser   Complete
4 Flour packer operational In process  
5

Clean out wheat dump bin

  Complete
6 Rebuild wheat drag   Complete
7 Rebuild wheat dump bin   Complete
8 Landscaping   Ongoing
9 Excavate well   Complete
10 Obtain windmill   Complete

 

GOALS 2006

Goals and projects to be completed April 2006 - December 2006

1 Jack up bucket elevator legs   Complete
2 Align bucket elevator heads   Complete
3 Rebuild bucket elevator boots   Complete
4 Power to mid & top floors via belting   Complete
5 North bucket elevator operational   Complete
6 Wheat seperator/fanning mill operational   Complete
7 Repair large wagon scales   Complete
8 Collect and install artifacts on first floor wall   Ongoing
9 Flour packer operational In process  
10 Print paper bags for cornmeal & flour   Complete
11 Landscaping   Ongoing
12 Replace spouts on roller mills   Complete

 


GOALS 2005

Goals and projects to be completed April 2005 - December 2005
- list updated: Dec 2005

1 Reconstruct support posts for main lineshaft   Complete
2 Align and engage main lineshaft   Complete
3 Rebuild main lineshaft babbitt bearings    
4 Reconstruct large pulleys for main lineshaft   Complete
5 Finish office ceiling and walls   Complete
6 Roller-mill machinery operational   Complete
7 Produce stone-ground whole-wheat flour   Complete
8 Rework 2nd floor line shaft   Complete
9 Repair belting   Complete
10 Repair large wagon scales    
11 Collect and install artifacts on first floor wall   Ongoing
12 Install shelving in office   Complete
13 Install security lights In process  
14 Build worktable and shelf in basement   Complete

 

 


GOALS 2004

Goals and projects to be completed April 2004 - December 2004
- list updated: Dec 2004 -

1

Install lights and electrical outlets in weigh shed

  Complete
2 Run electricity of outside shed   Complete
3 Complete flooring on first floor   Complete
4 Clean and repair machinery on each floor Ongoing  
5 Finish office ceiling and walls   Complete
6 Install cornmeal grist mill   Complete
7 Collect and install artifacts on first floor wall Ongoing  
8 Repair large wagon scales    
9 Sew wildflowers   Complete
10 Connect main lineshaft to two 35" turbines   Complete
11 Investigate, purchase, & repair belting   Complete
12 Install donated stone buhr   Complete
13 Excavate and reconstruct "jigsaw puzzle" type stone buhr   Complete
14 Update and publish new brochure   Complete
15 Investigate special identification for volunteer mill workers and guides    
16 Install security lights In Process  
17 Install restroom facilities   Complete
18 Establish "Welcome Center"   Complete

 


GOALS 2003

Goals and projects to be completed July 2003 - December 2003
- list updated: Dec. '03 -

1 Hook up turbines to openers.   Complete
2 Finish the handicapped accessibility.   Complete
3 Complete new flooring necessary on the main floor.

 

Complete
4 Remove coffer dam to access water to turbines and flush out water exit.   Complete
5 Finish electrical work on bottom 2 floors including office.   Complete
6 Install property access gates donated to the mill.   Complete
7

Finish walk and fence along race, add steps.

  Complete
8

Publish and distribute brochures.

Ongoing (nearly 5,000 distributed) 2nd 5,000 printed
9 Continue to address interested groups and encourage tours. Ongoing  
10 Install roller mill machinery in correct order .   Complete
11 Install insullation in office.   Complete
12 Repair scales and construct west sliding door in weigh shed. Doors are finished  
13 Slope land to drain water to the east side of mill building.   Complete
14 Create artifacts display on wall of main floor. Ongoing  
15 Install new grates in race.   Complete
16 Install cornmeal grinding process   Complete
17 Paint metal corn crib and shed roof   Complete

 

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