Solvent pumping buildings, designed to explode upwards rather than outwards in an emergency, are forgotten near the milkweed.
Heavy wood doors for keeping people in.
“This way,” then, “No, that way!”
The largest extant structure when I visited.
An abandoned news stand between the concourse and ticket booths. This is one of my favorite pictures from the 2000s.
Safety signs decorated every floor, machine and, yes, door. This message spoke to me for reasons my coworkers will understand; suffice to say, I need to take this message to heart.
From my archives–the NorShor as an innocent gentleman’s club, called ‘the NorShor Experience’.
The rear of engine bay 13… according to the heavily faded sign.
Workers in the basement tunnels had to communicate with the workhouse operators 100 feet above and vice versa. Alarms and bells were installed to signal trouble over the sound of the elevator machinery.