JOHN REEDÕS SAW MILL Two Miles West Is The Old Saw Mill , From Which The City O ...
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Description: JOHN REEDÕS SAW MILL Two miles west is the old saw mill , from which the city of Mill Valley acquired its name . It was constructed in the 1830Õs by John Reed , grantee of the Rancho Corte De Madera Del Presidio . The creek waters furnished the motive power for the mill , which was the first in the San Francisco Bay region to supply lumber . STATE REGISTERED LANDMARK NO . 207 Marker placed by California Centennials Commission in cooperation with Marin County .