A while back on a bicycle tour around the Dingshan area whilst [re]searching zisha clay and clay related items near here
we came across a lot of “old stuff” as some might call it. I call it Zeitzeugen.
Not many of those old mill stones are still in operation these days as heavier machinery took over, so most of them seem to have found their way here somehow. Not all of the stones in the pictures below would have been used to crush clay rocks but some where also popular for food and all other kinds of things that could be crushed with some benefit.