Quencher and Coal Tower The pipes above sprayed water onto the hot coke. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, collapsing, towers... An arrangement of brick graffiti on the old boiler house building near the railroad tracks. “12-8-1914” What looks to be a skip for repairing the dock, in the concrete steeple. The roof could be vented when locomotives were running inside. Redlining is the practice of shutting certain races out of neighborhoods, and it is still a big problem today. Such behaviors were a big factor in creating the need for these projects. In this ghost town where there were brick, wooden, and dirt-brick buildings, the latter fared the best by far. The smokestack for the sintering plant included a big blower room, to launch the fumes into the atmosphere and away from the town. What could go wrong? The only good shot I have of the top of Battery A, in the upper left. Though it seemed to have been disused before its neighbor it had a lot less growth on it. The railing were jealous of both the bricks and bits, and chose instead to dissolve like this.