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Home > Colorado > Golden vicinity > Rocky Flats Plant, Water Tower, Northwest quadrant of Plant near west terminus of , Golden, Jefferson County, CO



B&W Photos
BWPhotos 317023
HB243231
BWPhotos 317023


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Location
Northwest quadrant of Plant near west terminus of, Golden vicinity, CO

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CO-83-AF
Significance: This building is a primary contributor of the Rocky Flats Plant historic district, and is associated with the U.S. strategy of nuclear military deterrence during the Cold War, a strategy considered of major importance in preventing Soviet nuclear attack. Construction on Building 215A began in 1952. This building is the primary supply for the Plant treated water distribution system. The water tower is the most visible feature of the Plant from off-site.

Subjects
Water Towers


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

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