Powder Houses were purpose built structures.
Here are a few examples, showing different designs.
I was surprised to find steel drill rods used
for re-enforcement!

Click on the thumbnails for a larger view and explanation.

These 4 pictures are of the S. S. & G. Powder House, west of the Central Mill.


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