The BOMARC launch buildings are spaced on a large concrete pad that looks like a parking lot. Out of view are underground pipes for fueling and cooling the rocket motors.
One of the few doors.
On the left, the formula for the sintering mix was written (“mischungszusammenselzung”) to keep track of the jobs.
The orange bars were secured to the tunnel walls to support electric lines for the mine carts. Lower parts of the sand mines were allowed to flood. The water was perfectly still, and made for a mud so thick it could suck off your boots.
A divot to let more light and air into the building.
Elevator B, used by a local farmer, stands behind an old farm truck at the edge of town.
This is what the mine shops look like from the road between Gaastra, MI and Rogers Location (formerly Bates, MI). The community was renamed for the mine, probably under the heavy influence of M.A. Hanna.
Employee lockers near the stage, Service Building.
The last time the city sealed this door, they must have been changing out old road signs.