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Wilbur Wright Demolition 2010 {Original 1926 Building}

1926~2010

The "DEED" is done!
A SPECIAL THANKS TO THOSE WHO WERE INVOLVED IN SAVING THE AUDITORIUM FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS.
JUNE 16, 2010.

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Wilbur Wright School Demolition
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Wilbur Wright School Demolition
 
Waiting....
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Waiting....
 
May 9, 2010
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May 9, 2010
 
Demo of original building started today, February 17, 2010.
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Demo of original building started to…
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Welding training center in ruins.
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Welding training center in ruins.
 
February 17, 2010
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February 17, 2010
 
February 17, 2010
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February 17, 2010
 
February 17, 2010
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February 17, 2010
 
Pile of rubble on hillside is being used as an access road from the student parking lot up to the original building.
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Pile of rubble on hillside is being …
 
February 17, 2010
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February 17, 2010
 
February 17, 2010
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February 17, 2010
 
February 17, 2010
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February 17, 2010
 
February 18, 2010
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February 18, 2010
 
Image taken from midway up the "auto ramp".
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Image taken from midway up the "auto…
 
February 18, 2010~Back of old building.
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February 18, 2010~Back of old buildi…
 
Craig Freeman {1965} submitted the following images of the demolition of Wilbur Wright School.
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Craig Freeman {1965} submitted the f…
 
Northwest corner of original building.
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Northwest corner of original buildin…
 
The closed gate......
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The closed gate......
 
Waiting.....
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Waiting.....
 
Lower floors of the east side of Wilbur Wright School.
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Lower floors of the east side of Wil…
 
The 3 stories of Wilbur Wright School.
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The 3 stories of Wilbur Wright Schoo…
 
East side of building.
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East side of building.
 
Jim Farrenkopf {1969} earned the distinguished "Gadsden Flag" award for the images he submitted to the gallery over the weekend of March 13. He could truly use some training from Rick Boos and I on covert ops!
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Jim Farrenkopf {1969} earned the dis…
 
East section of Wilbur Wright School
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East section of Wilbur Wright School
 
East side of Wilbur Wright near the old teacher's parking area.
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East side of Wilbur Wright near the …
 
Scrap from "new addition" piled behind the old building.
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Scrap from "new addition" piled behi…
 
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Demolition underway.....
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Demolition underway.....
 
Dust control...preparing for the next blow to building.
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Dust control...preparing for the nex…
 
Positioning to collapse part of the wall.
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Positioning to collapse part of the …
 
Wall begins to break.
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Wall begins to break.
 
Going down....
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Going down....
 
Dust suppression!
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Dust suppression!
 
Damage to building on March 24, 2010.
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Damage to building on March 24, 2010…
 
Image shows damage to Northeast corner of the old building.
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Image shows damage to Northeast corn…
 
Sun setting over the school on March 24, 2010.
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Sun setting over the school on March…
 
March 25, 2010
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March 25, 2010
 
Band Room Destroyed~March 25, 2010
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Band Room Destroyed~March 25, 2010
 
Band Room Area
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Band Room Area
 
Heavy rainas work continues.
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Heavy rainas work continues.
 
Destruction on northeast corner of building.
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Destruction on northeast corner of b…
 
Clearing the band room debris.
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Clearing the band room debris.
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March 25. 2010
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March 25. 2010
 
Rubble
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Rubble
 
Exit near band room.
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Exit near band room.
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