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... A rare door left on the workhouse. The stairs to the left led down into a flooded basement. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6. While the maps name this the compressor house, I believe, based on its size and number of heavy machine mounts, that it also housed the pumps to drain the mine. A me-sized hole in the half-demolished skyway looks about a story down to the ground. Step lightly. Arista 100. 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. 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 buildings were level with one another, so one could look through as many as a dozen factory floors from one window. Not a part of the Foundry, but the Enclosed Body Building. The rebar welded over the windows and the rust patterns with the lighting makes this geometric photos one of my favorites from the year. Model: Devan. Instagram: sextmachine Watching the sun set behind downtown Detroit is my favorite memory from the building.