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Westland D

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Westland CPR D

A postcard of CPR Elevator D's original steel construction. The elevator used a long enclosed gallery (right) to reach ships at the river's edge.

Westland CPR D

CPR D's new tile workhouse under construction after a fire that destroyed the old wooden workhouse.

Westland CPR D

CPR D's new tile workhouse almost complete. The low steel bins were also replaced with tile and a concrete annex was added.

Westland CPR D

CPR D with its annex expansions. The wooden workhouse stands to the right before it was destroyed in a fire.

CPR D Westland

Another view of the full CPR D before its new tile workhouse was constructed.

CPR D Westland

A view of the annex expansion after CPR D became Westland D (photo incorrectly identifies the elevator as the Northwestern). The five tall structures on the loading side gave the terminal a unique silhouette among Lakehead elevators.

Goad Plan CPR Elevator D Westland

A fire insurance map of CPR D after its tile workhouse construction was completed. Made by the Goad Insurance Company in March 1909.

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