General view looking
east and showing the first half of the Bomb Shell Line. The building
in the upper right of the picture near the boiler house, with
the freight car in front, is the Ammonium Nitrate Storage Building.
The next building is Shell Receiving Building No 9. Then comes
Shell Cleaning Building No 10 and No 10A Bomb Case Storage Building.
The Shell Conveyor passageway and partially concealed behind the
barricade the Shell Loading Building No 12, 13 and 16. In the
foreground can be seen the narrow gauge trackage for transporting
materials about the facility.
The Ammonium Nitrate
building is located on one of the standard railroad sidings and
the first building on the bomb shell line. An addition to this
building, No 8A, is used for the storage of the empty nitrate
drums. The ammonium nitrate is hauled from this building to Building
No 15 by tram cars to be screened.