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Location DB > Canada > Ontario > Hamilton > Consumers Glass
 Name
Consumers Glass
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 Database Info
created by Flash on 3/2/2004 1:11 AM
last modified by R426 on 2/17/2018 7:39 PM
 Viewability
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This location has been labeled as Demolished, and therefore can be viewed by anyone.
 Overview
 Description
The Chapple St. plant closed down in 1997, however, Consumers Glass is still in business. They still maintain the building, and it looks like they are currently using it as a storage facility.
 Basic Information
Type: Building
Status: Demolished
Accessibility: Difficult - gone
Recommendation: worth the trip
 Physical Information
Address
Chapple St.
Hamilton, Ontario
Canada
Owner: O-I Canada
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  •  Hazards
  • rust
  • air quality
  •  Interesting Features
    Large Complex recently closed
     Security Measures
  • fences
  • part-time guard
  • 24 hour guard
  • locked gates
  •  Historical Dates
    Built: 1955
    Closed: 1997
     Required Equipment
  • flashlight
  • breathing mask
  • gloves
  • long pants / sleeves
  • Lots of Broken Glass
  •  Recommended Equipment

     History
    Originally built by the Dominion Glass Company or DOMGLAS (Seen on many signs in the building). Although the facility is new, the company has been in Hamilton since 1864, DOMGLAS was eventually purchased by Consumer's Glass and the plant was shut down in 1997. But like its sister plant in Milton, ON, a warehouse is still active and maintained on the property.

    On October 1st, 2001 Owens-Illinois purchased Consumers Glass, along with all its assets to the tune of 230 Million Dollars
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     Photo Galleries
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    Flash's scouting trip
    Tue, Mar 2nd, 2004
    posted by Flash
    4 pictures
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    Epic Explore
    Sun, Nov 11th, 2007
    posted by Stewie
    12 pictures
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    lopix was around
    Sun, Jan 18th, 2009
    posted by lopix
    9 pictures
     


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     Panoramas

    Demolition Center
    Sun, May 22nd, 2011
    posted by .Kyle


    Pano!
    Sun, May 22nd, 2011
    posted by The Seeker
     Web Links
    Ntropy write-up/ Photos :

    http://www.ntropy....rs-glass-hamilton/
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     Validation
    This location's validation is current. It was last validated by Explorer Zero on 2/18/2018 2:26 AM.

     Latest Changes
  • on Feb 18 18 at 2:26, Explorer Zero validated this location
  • on Feb 17 18 at 19:39, R426 changed the following: Status, Accessibility
  • on May 23 11 at 13:11, Emperor Wang validated this location
  • on May 22 11 at 19:49, The Seeker updated a panorama image
  • on May 22 11 at 19:48, The Seeker added a panorama Pano!
  • on May 22 11 at 15:34, Emperor Wang validated this location
  • on May 22 11 at 14:52, .Kyle updated panorama Demolition Center
  • on May 22 11 at 14:52, .Kyle updated panorama Demolition Center
  • on May 22 11 at 3:29, Emperor Wang validated this location
  • on May 22 11 at 2:32, .Kyle updated a panorama image
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