The capacity of the mill at the time of the Civil War was 1,200 pounds (540 kg) per day.
Jonathan Edwards preached his famous sermon, "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God", in Enfield.
The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.04. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 112.7 males.
In the town, the population was spread out with 22.6% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 34.2% from 25 to 44, 21.9% from 45 to 64, and 13.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median income for a household in the town was ,402, and the median income for a family was ,554. headquarters of Danish plastic building toy manufacturer Lego, which was also the town's largest employer.
The mill blew up several times, but was set up so that if one building blew up, the rest would not follow in a chain reaction.
The ruins of these buildings and the dams are open to the public.