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George H. Blackford, Ph.D.

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Where the Factories Used to be

In Flint, Michigan

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Now an empty lot
 
 
Now an empty lot
 
 
Now an empty lot
 
 
There is now some kind of training facility on the site
where Fisher Body used to be.
 
 
What is locally known as the Grand Blanc Tank Plant which became the Grand Blanc North American Tooling Center was closed in 2013,

but has not yet been torn down

 

 

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