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Wilbur Wright School Demolition 2010 {"New Addition"}

1964~2010

DEMOLITION STARTED FEBRUARY 1, 2010.
LATEST UPDATE MARCH 21, 2010. THE "DEED" IS DONE!

This gallery documents the historic destruction of Wilbur Wright Elementary/High School/Middle School Dayton,Ohio USA.

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Entry to "New Addition"
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Entry to "New Addition"
 
Artist Conception of the new addition at Wilbur Wright.
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Artist Conception of the new additio…
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New Addition News Article and Dedication Brochure.
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New Addition News Article and Dedica…
 
Seperation of the Old Building from the "new addition".
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Seperation of the Old Building from …
 
The connector has been destroyed to clear room for the heavy equipment.
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The connector has been destroyed to …
 
The elimination of the connector. Rick Boos is correct about the excellent condition that the old classroom doors are still in.
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The elimination of the connector. Ri…
 
South Entrance to the "new addition".
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South Entrance to the "new addition"…
 
The "CAT"
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The "CAT"
 
Junk pile getting a little larger.
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Junk pile getting a little larger.
 
Crews prepare for the "assault" on the structure.
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Crews prepare for the "assault" on t…
 
Heavy demo equipment stand ready where "classic" cars from the 40s, 50s, and 60s once parked.
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Heavy demo equipment stand ready whe…
 
January 4,2010
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January 4,2010
 
4 January 2010~Demo Starts
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4 January 2010~Demo Starts
 
Scene from Wright Avenue.
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Scene from Wright Avenue.
 
January 6,2010
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January 6,2010
 
6 January 2010: Image of the day.
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6 January 2010: Image of the day.
 
January 7,2010
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January 7,2010
 
7 January 2010~Images of the Day
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7 January 2010~Images of the Day
 
A Snow Day!!
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A Snow Day!!
 
Wilbur Wright School~2010
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Wilbur Wright School~2010
 
Wilbur Wright School
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Wilbur Wright School
 
Main Entrance
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Main Entrance
 
Not stopping here......
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Not stopping here......
 
New Addition~Wilbur Wright
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New Addition~Wilbur Wright
 
Fading away.....
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Fading away.....
 
Wilbur Wright School~Winter 2010
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Wilbur Wright School~Winter 2010
 
No Destruction Today....
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No Destruction Today....
 
Demo Stopped by Snow!
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Demo Stopped by Snow!
 
13 January 2010
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13 January 2010
 
Demo delay......
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Demo delay......
 
Bureaucrats? Hmmm.....Perhaps one more document {of 7,567,825,367} to sign before they get the okay. Just a thought..
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Bureaucrats? Hmmm.....Perhaps one mo…
 
..free markets are never tolerant to idle equipment.
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..free markets are never tolerant to…
 
Nevertheless, the school remains intact as the sun sets on 13 January 2010.
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Nevertheless, the school remains int…
 
14 January 2010~Rick Boos contributed today's Images.
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14 January 2010~Rick Boos contribute…
 
South side of destroyed connector.
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South side of destroyed connector.
 
Teacher's Cafeteria where roof has started to collapse. I-Beam appears to support the structure
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Teacher's Cafeteria where roof has s…
 
Lockers on ground floor~New addition.
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Lockers on ground floor~New addition…
 
Stairway on ground floor of new addition~south side entrance.
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Stairway on ground floor of new addi…
 
Bricks removed by Rick Boos from Wilbur Wright School on 14 January 2010
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Bricks removed by Rick Boos from Wil…
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January 29,2010
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January 29,2010
 
29 January 2010
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29 January 2010
 
Additional Equipment brought to the Site.
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Additional Equipment brought to the …
 
January 2010 ends with the school remaining, for the most part, intact.
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January 2010 ends with the school re…
 
February 1,2010
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February 1,2010
 
Demolition Resumes.....
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Demolition Resumes.....
 
Rubble Behind Gymnasium.
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Rubble Behind Gymnasium.