Arvada Flour Mill

Address: 5590 Olde Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada Co. 80002

Eugene Emory Benjamin built the Arvada Flour Mills in 1925, Mrs. V.B. McCashen named the flour produced there "Arva-Pride." The building remains in 1994 and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places, April 24, 1975 (5JF.181). It was opened as the Arvada Flour Mills Museum on September 2, 1980 and is operated by the Arvada Historical Society.
Quad Map/Date: Arvada, 1965 (1980)
Sec/Town/Range: S11, T3S, R69W
Elevation: c5337
Source: "The Arvada Enterprise," April 15, 1926; "Arvada, Just Between You and Me," pp. 108, 110; Lindstrom, Lois Cunniff, "The Old Mill," Arvada Flour Mills 1925-1980.
Last Modified: Mon, December 17 2012

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