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A miscellany of items about grain elevators around the world, focusing on history and heritage.
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South Africa: A lover of dirty, smelly and unsightly architecture

South Africa: A lover of dirty, smelly and unsightly architecture | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
Industrial archaeologist David Worth champions the bleak monuments of South Africa's industrial architecture.
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Canada: Demolition of the Last Grain Elevator in Carstairs, Alberta

Canada: Demolition of the Last Grain Elevator in Carstairs, Alberta | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
Time Lapse Movie of the Demolition of the Last Grain Elevator in Carstairs, Alberta - YouTube, The demolition of the last of 5 grain elevators in the town of Carstairs, Alberta sped up 16 times. Watch Download & Share Videos 3GP MP4 Videos Online FROM YOUTUBE.COM
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USA: Golden Valley, ND., the town that met the rail company halfway

USA: Golden Valley, ND., the town that met the rail company halfway | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
Incredible marketing and entrepreneurship in 1900 started the happy little town of Golden Valley. Out of nothing, the town started and grew
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Australia: Grain silos at Port Pirie, South Australia

Australia: Grain silos at Port Pirie, South Australia | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
Port Pirie. Prior to white settlement the area was known by the local aboriginal people as “muddy creek.” Samuel Germein named the area Samuel’s Creek in 1
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USA: Owner wants to reuse old grain elevator in Ridgefield, Conn.

USA: Owner wants to reuse old grain elevator in Ridgefield, Conn. | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
The old S. D. Keeler grain elevator, the tall wood-frame building along lower Bailey Avenue, should be saved and recycled, says owner Shane Casey. “I inten
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Canada: Running the Rails - The Perennial Question of Prairie Grain Handling

Canada: Running the Rails - The Perennial Question of Prairie Grain Handling | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
Read @triticum_red on the historical challenges of grain transport in Western Canada https://t.co/mAejoj83Yq #envhist
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Spain: Plans to reuse the silo at La Palma del Condado

Spain: Plans to reuse the silo at La Palma del Condado | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
Ayuntamiento de La Palma del Condado, La Palma del Condado, Spain. 1,305 likes · 485 talking about this · 197 were here. Excelentísimo Ayuntamiento d
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USA: Grain Elevators An Essential Stop on the Road from Wheat to Flour

USA: Grain Elevators An Essential Stop on the Road from Wheat to Flour | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
By: David Kovacic, Director of Technical Service As a baking technologist, the majority of my time in the field is spent working with customers in their bakeries, converting our flour into delicious bakery products.  I have to admit, I didn’t often reflect on how the wheat, which was used to mill the flour, moved from …
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USA: Grain Elevators on the Brooklyn waterfront, 1897

RT @discovering_NYC: Storage warehouses and grain elevators on the Brooklyn waterfront, 1897 #NYC #history https://t.co/esO4IB0tE4
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Canada: collection of historic grain elevators by Monitoring Historical Society

The Manitoba Historical Society is gathering information about all elevators that ever stood in Manitoba, regardless of their present status.
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Scotland: Disused grain elevator in Leith, Edinburgh

Scotland: Disused grain elevator in Leith, Edinburgh | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
This disused grain silo is my favourite building in Edinburgh I think - apparently it's getting knocked down soon.
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USA: Repairing a Concrete Grain Silo in Nebraska

USA: Repairing a Concrete Grain Silo in Nebraska | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
The observed damaged conditions required an investigation, design of repairs, and the execution of the repairs.
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Australia: A video 'tribute' to Cobram's silos ahead of demolition

Australia: A video 'tribute' to Cobram's silos ahead of demolition | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
The Courier Cobram brings you the latest and breaking news surrounding Video tribute to silos.
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USA: The Grain Terminal at Red Hook, New York

On the far side of Red Hook Park’s soccer and baseball fields, locked-up behind a fence made of enormous concrete blocks, lays the last vestige of Red Hook's…
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Spain: Silo de Mérida declared a cultural monument

Spain: Silo de Mérida  declared a cultural monument | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
El Diario Oficial de Extremadura (DOE) ha publicado este lunes la resolución por la que se procede a abrir el expediente para declarar el Silo de Mérida como Bien de Interés Cultural (BIC), en la cat
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Australia: Silo Art Trail – Next Stop Rupanyup

Australia: Silo Art Trail – Next Stop Rupanyup | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
Rupanyup is set to become the next stop on the Silo Art Trail, when Russian artist Volchkova Julia Anatolievna begins painting on the local silos in March. Although the specific artwork has not yet…
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Canada: Whole village evacuated as fire destroys grain elevator in Prelate, Sask.

Canada: Whole village evacuated as fire destroys grain elevator in Prelate, Sask. | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
A fire that destroyed a grain elevator forced 100 people from their homes in a small southwestern Saskatchewan community early Tuesday morning.
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USA: Grain Elevators in Kansas, 1943

The giant 10 million bushel grain elevator of the Santa Fe R.R., Kansas 1943 https://t.co/nDGSshoXFA
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Canada: Kinuso's 19th UGG Grain Elevator

Canada: Kinuso's 19th  UGG Grain Elevator | Grain Elevators | Scoop.it
1951 Kinuso UGG Grain Elevator
- Maintained by Kinosayo Museum
2015 Interview with Museum Curator in Lakesid
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