Temple Eastex Dry Kiln

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Temple Eastex Dry Kiln 1986 Survey Information
  • Site No.: D-1010
  • Address: 000 Temple Eastex Plant
  • Name:  Temple Eastex Dry Kiln
  • Date: 1920s-1930s
  • Town: Diboll
  • Condition: Fair
  • Description: 2-story masonry, load bearing walls with header course, ell plan with projecting wing on west facade; concrete roof.  Railroad tracks run into building; wood door on north facade. Walls on east and west facades are reinforced with cast iron plate between courses; also have vertical buttresses.  [1986 Notes:  Style/Type:  Industrial; Original Use:  Industrial/Dry Kiln; Present Use:  Industrial/Dry Kiln]
  • Significance:  Used for drying timber.