Mill was built sometime before 1700 at Plyh. The old mill was dismantled and shipped in the bay, probably in 1788 and reassembled the end of the Cape to grind corn meal. In the mill was taken apart and hauled by oxen present location. Here it was used to grind for fishermen and farmers. Now fully reduced in Eastham Windmill Park, it is the oldest able grist mill on Cape Cod.