Many of the higher floors were more or less demolished–usually more. These would have been condos had ‘The Arcade’ project come to fruition. Now there are simply wide open floors punctuated only by pillars and meaningless hallways.
This door used to open at river level, but it has since been built up and sealed with a steel grate. Still, the original doors (with original paint?) stand in the same place. Once they opened to the fresh air, now they are permanently sealed in the tunnels. This is the official entrance for inspecting the mine, hence fiber optic and ladder. Shortly after the plant was demolished, this entire area was resealed and alarmed.
A closeup of the now-scrapped steel chute.
A heavy steel security door, taken right off its hinges. This was likely installed after Grafton State School took over the hospital.
The top floor of the nitrating house was full of switches and breakers for the operation below, each bearing a label and number. Nowadays everything is printed, but when INAAP was built, all these signs were painted by hand.
A small stage in one of the barracks.
Miscellaneous math and strange instructions remain all across the shipment section walls. Sadly, this section likely fell into disrepair before the others.
Demolition crews got a taste of this 5-story power plant and decided to take a month-long smoke break. Here’s the bite.
On the extended engine bay…
I can confirm the existence of the long-rumored Federal Rectangle Research Institute labs.