However you express it, there’s no smoking at the Hartley elevator.
The metal-clad wooden elevator remains intact in Hartley.
A closer view of the metal-clad wooden elevator at Hartley. Note the modest eaves, which reduced the chance of catching sparks from a passing train.
Tillotson Construction Co. records don’t show it, but we think the storage annex at Hartley was one of their later jobs.
The manhole cover on this storage-annex silo says, “Tillotson Construction Co., Omaha, Neb.”
Detail view of the run that surmounts silos, here bridging from the main house to the storage annex at the Tillotson elevator in Hartley, Tex.