An Amherst, Virginia Historical Landmark

Brightwell's Mill was originally created in the early 1800s, and was constructed a second time following a destructive flood in the August of 1942.

Serving Amherst County Since 1826

Despite no longer currently functioning as a working mill, we strive to preserve this landmark for future generations.


Brightwell's Mill


​​Brightwell's Mill is always striving to maintain a presence in the community, hosting events throughout the year, the most notable being the Christmas open house.

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Since 1826, Brightwell's Mill has been a locally owned and operated mill located in Madison Heights, Virginia.


Celebrating 100 Years!