In part 2 of his post on Bakery operations in the Roswell area, Rails West has some great shots of the unloading equipment, delivery vehicles and railcars involved in the operation along with details of the operation.
Enjoy, and thanks again Rails West for this great resource.
To conclude my series on bakeries, here is a little information on the structures, rolling stock, vehicles and operations.
Bakeries come in all shapes and sizes, but most of the older ones were pretty substantial brick or cinder block buildings from what I can gather. Here’s a collection of photos demonstrating the variety.
Older Rainbow Bakery in Tucson, AZ.
Here’s a more modern bakery.
Here is a collection of photos of a former Rainbo bakery in Lexington, KY with some cool interior shots in case you were very ambitious and wanted to model a realistic interior.
Here is a few photos of silos and unloading equipment.
Shick bulk flour system, courtesy of Shick Solutions.
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