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Allen Rice


Allen Rice, a resident of Portville, built a dam across the Allegany River, in the year 1818, opposite what is now Westons Mills. There on the north bank of the river he built a sawmill.

 This photo was extracted from "An Early History of The Town of Portville, New York", compiled by The Town of Portville Historical Society.


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