PAULLINA (IOWA)–A new concrete elevator is under construction to replace the Paullina Grain Co. elevator destroyed by fire. The new one will be 103 feet high, containing 18 bins. All new machinery, including a 50-ton scale, will be installed. Capacity will be 50,000 bushels.
Farmers’ Elevator Guide, June 1949
- Men wanted in Paullina, Iowa, by Tillotson Construction in 1949 (ourgrandfathersgrainelevators.com)
[…] had changed its construction method to slip-formed concrete. On review, indeed, we found that the newspaper account said the Tillotson elevator was to be […]