Gutted Battery Looking into the coke batteries in the extant oven… chunks of coke are still hanging from the inner walls, despite the exterior’s wrecking ball pummeling. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: brickwork, clones, furnaces... These copulas made the iron for casting. Early bird gets the blast furnace. You gotta love that ore yard gantry crane. I can confirm the existence of the long-rumored Federal Rectangle Research Institute labs. I loved to spend time in the Hamm’s caves in my teen years. It was cold, wet, but it felt familiar and had its share of surprises. There are 700 of these storage bunkers. Their design was to funnel explosions upward, rather than toward other buildings, to minimize secondary explosions. Looking at Carrie from the place where the molten steel would be cast Above the old machine shop is a packing building and a crate of cardboard label rolls. The working end of the blast furnace, where molten metal would flow like lava out of the furnace… a process called ‘tapping’. I like to imagine this as fountain.