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Oval Concrete Granary

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Oval Concrete Silo
Lineside structures come in many shapes and sizes. This oval concrete grain silo displays many interesting features. Randy Harvey [HARV] carries a camera and provides another excellent walkaround. This silo is near Clearmont, Wyoming.
Features
I would like to hear from people who can explain the design of this structure. It is unique in that it is poured concrete. It is also curious in that it is reinforced with circumferential tension rods held with embedded tensioners.

Look through the (vandalized broken) windows and you will notice common pipes used for railing.

Notice the segmented assembly of the loading pipes.

See the grass growing on the roof of the store house?
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About the Author

About Frederick Boucher (JPTRR)
FROM: TENNESSEE, UNITED STATES

I'm a professional pilot with a degree in art. My first model was an AMT semi dump truck. Then Monogram's Lunar Lander right after the lunar landing. Next, Revell's 1/32 Bf-109G...cried havoc and released the dogs of modeling! My interests--if built before 1900, or after 1955, then I proba...