Side of the Quencher A detailed view of the side of the quenching tower, seemingly aged by its hard job. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: rebar, squares... The only door into a large windowless concrete room, probably a storage bin. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6. A me-sized hole in the half-demolished skyway looks about a story down to the ground. Step lightly. Arista 100. When I see this picture, I imagine that I am an ant exploring a mushroom farm. In a now-demolished building, a skylight begins to separate. Two versions of Detroit. One where buildings stand tall and proud, and one where they wilt under the sun. It’s an amazing juxtaposition. Ektar 100/Mamiya 6. Looking out the window a the foundations of the demolished company homes. Lessons from the day. A look straight down into the chutes were taconite pellets would dump into the dock hoppers. Rebar was a safety measure to keep workers from being buried alive, were they to slip into the holes. Watching the sun set behind downtown Detroit is my favorite memory from the building.