WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
STORMONT MILL (aka BABYLON MILL)
LOCATIONFrom Old Highway 91 just north of Leeds, go south on the Babylon Road about seven miles to the Virgin River.
37° 11' 34.09" North Latitude, 113° 21' 9.96" West Longitude
HISTORYThe Stormont Mill was established on the Virgin River in the early 1870s. The Mormons referred to the Stormont Mill as the Babylon Mill. The mine and mill were closed in 1887.
Old Stormont Mill and the town of Babylon
Other WCHS photos:
WCHS-00684 Photo of the ruins of the old Stormont Mill
WCHS-00685 Photo of the ruins of the old Stormont Mill
WCHS-00686 Photo of the ruins of the old Stormont Mill
REFERENCESSt. George Spectrum article about the Stormont Mill and Babylon
Stock certificate for the Stormont Mining Company of Utah
100 shares issued to J. C. Whiting on January 26, 1887
In The Desert article on the Stormont Mill Site