Glenn L. Martin Company, Titan Missile Test Facilities, Captive Test Stand D-1, Waterton Canyon Road & Colorado Highway 121, Lakewood, Jefferson County, CO
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Waterton Canyon Road & Colorado Highway 121, Lakewood vicinity, CO
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER CO-75-A
Significance: By providing a facility where the Titan I and Titan II intercontinental ballistic missiles could be "flown on the ground" under controlled conditions prior to actual launch, Captive Test Stand D-1 played a key role in the development of the largest and most destructive weapons in the American nuclear deterrent force.
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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