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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Another view of the stacks at Lehigh Cement. Located at 12300 Dupont Ave South and established in 1963. Lehigh Portland Cement Company is a brick and stone whole and manufacturer. December 19, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Shown is the completed Lehigh Portland Cement distributing center at the northwest side of Trunk Highway 13 and 35W. The plant was constructed at a cost of Two and one half million dollars and scheduled for completion in November. There are four silos, 150 feet high, office and loading facilities. in 1963 the cement came from Mason City Iowa via the Chicago and Northwestern railway and is trucked out.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Lehigh Portand Cement under construction 1963.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Cement truck filling at Lehigh Portland Cement.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018A black and white view of Lehigh. Located at 12300 Dupont Ave South and established in 1963. Lehigh Portland Cement Company is a brick and stone whole and manufacturer .December 19, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Shown is the completed Lehigh Portland Cement distributing center at the northwest side of Trunk Highway 13 and 35W. The plant was constructed at a cost of Two and one half million dollars and scheduled for completion in November. There are four silos, 150 feet high, office and loading facilities. in 1963 the cement came from Mason City Iowa via the Chicago and Northwestern railway and is trucked out.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Check in at Lehigh Cement. Located at 12300 Dupont Ave South and established in 1963. Lehigh Portland Cement Company is a brick and stone whole and manufacturer. December 19, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Shown is the completed Lehigh Portland Cement distributing center at the northwest side of Trunk Highway 13 and 35W. The plant was constructed at a cost of Two and one half million dollars and scheduled for completion in November. There are four silos, 150 feet high, office and loading facilities. in 1963 the cement came from Mason City Iowa via the Chicago and Northwestern railway and is trucked out.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Originally Lehigh Portland Cement, the name of the Company has changed based on ownership, but retaining "Lehigh".
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Loading cement at Lehigh. Located at 12300 Dupont Ave South and established in 1963. Lehigh Portland Cement Company is a brick and stone whole and manufacturer. December 19, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Shown is the completed Lehigh Portland Cement distributing center at the northwest side of Trunk Highway 13 and 35W. The plant was constructed at a cost of Two and one half million dollars and scheduled for completion in November. There are four silos, 150 feet high, office and loading facilities. in 1963 the cement came from Mason City Iowa via the Chicago and Northwestern railway and is trucked out.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Once known as Lehigh Portland Cement, it is now Lehigh Heidelberg.
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Large cement firm obtains Burnsville site 1963February 28, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: The Lehigh Portland Cement company of Allentown, Pennsylvania, is planning to locate an estimated $2 million dollar plant in the Mel Astelford Burnsville Industrial Park... This brings a second large cement company to Burnsville Township. Last fall it was announced that Spande and Lokken had sold a 30 acre piece in River Ridge Industrial area...
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Located at 12300 Dupont Ave South and established in 1963. Lehigh Portland Cement Company is a brick and stone whole and manufacturer. December 19, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Shown is the completed Lehigh Portland Cement distributing center at the northwest side of Trunk Highway 13 and 35W. The plant was constructed at a cost of Two and one half million dollars and scheduled for completion in November. There are four silos, 150 feet high, office and loading facilities. in 1963 the cement came from Mason City Iowa via the Chicago and Northwestern railway and is trucked out.
Lehigh_Portland_being_built_1963.pdf
Lehigh Portland Cement 1963December 19, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Shown is the completed Lehigh Portland Cement distributing center at the northwest side of Trunk Highway 13 and 35W. The plant was constructed at a cost of Two and one half million dollars and scheduled for completion in November. There are four silos, 150 feet high, office and loading facilities. in 1963 the cement came from Mason City Iowa via the Chicago and Northwestern railway and is trucked out.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018A black and white "cement" look for a photo of Lehigh. Located at 12300 Dupont Ave South and established in 1963. Lehigh Portland Cement Company is a brick and stone whole and manufacturer. December 19, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Shown is the completed Lehigh Portland Cement distributing center at the northwest side of Trunk Highway 13 and 35W. The plant was constructed at a cost of Two and one half million dollars and scheduled for completion in November. There are four silos, 150 feet high, office and loading facilities. in 1963 the cement came from Mason City Iowa via the Chicago and Northwestern railway and is trucked out.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018These stacks have been visible from Highway 13 since being built in 1963. Located at 12300 Dupont Ave South and established in 1963. Lehigh Portland Cement Company is a brick and stone whole and manufacturer. December 19, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Shown is the completed Lehigh Portland Cement distributing center at the northwest side of Trunk Highway 13 and 35W. The plant was constructed at a cost of Two and one half million dollars and scheduled for completion in November. There are four silos, 150 feet high, office and loading facilities. in 1963 the cement came from Mason City Iowa via the Chicago and Northwestern railway and is trucked out.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Side view of Lehigh Portland Cement. Located at 12300 Dupont Ave South and established in 1963. Lehigh Portland Cement Company is a brick and stone whole and manufacturer. December 19, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Shown is the completed Lehigh Portland Cement distributing center at the northwest side of Trunk Highway 13 and 35W. The plant was constructed at a cost of Two and one half million dollars and scheduled for completion in November. There are four silos, 150 feet high, office and loading facilities. in 1963 the cement came from Mason City Iowa via the Chicago and Northwestern railway and is trucked out.
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Lehigh cement to build in Burnsville 1963MInneapolis Star - March 1, 1963 reports: Lehigh Portland Cement Company, one of the three largest independent cement manufacturers in the country, will built a $2 million bulk distribution plant in Burnsville Township...The Burnsville Plant will be built across the freeway from another bulk distribution center planned later this year by Nortwestern Cement, Mason City.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Cement trucks at Lehigh in Burnsville.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018hThis photo of Lehigh Portland cement appeared in a 1970s marketing piece created by the City of Burnsville and the Chamber.
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Lehigh Portland Cement 2018Located at 12300 Dupont Ave South and established in 1963. Lehigh Portland Cement Company is a brick and stone whole and manufacturer. December 19, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Shown is the completed Lehigh Portland Cement distributing center at the northwest side of Trunk Highway 13 and 35W. The plant was constructed at a cost of Two and one half million dollars and scheduled for completion in November. There are four silos, 150 feet high, office and loading facilities. in 1963 the cement came from Mason City Iowa via the Chicago and Northwestern railway and is trucked out.
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New industry in Burnsville 1963June 27, 1963 Dakota County Tribune reports: Eight days and nights of steady concrete pouring have produced four 156 foot high silos which form the nucleus of the new Lehigh Cement Company...
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Two cement plants open March 2 - 9 in 1964The Dakota County Tribune March 12, 1964 reports on the opening of Lehigh and Northwestern States Portland Cement.
       
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