Read Peter Marteka's account of his hike through two East Haddam Land Trust preserves, Hidden Valley Farm and Bernstein/Atlantic Mill. Both tracts of preserved woodlands and open space include sites that once housed twine mills along the Moodus River.
Marteka writes, "The trust has done a wonderful job preserving not only the land in East Haddam and Moodus, but also our industrial heritage. The stone sluiceways, old dams and stone buildings and foundations that once held a mill are not only part of our past, but also our present and future."
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