These houses was built by hard rock miners in the early 1900s.
The copula stacks were fitted with scrubbers. Making metal is a very polluting activity.
Taken on a short trip where the whole floor of the roundhouse and engine shop was covered in fresh snow–thanks to the holes in the roof and open windows.
Fake Fact: The term ‘stovetop hat’ was coined by Island Station’s architect while trying to explain why he wanted to put the steel chimney on the station. ‘Live Here’ was part of the advertising when the building was host to artist lofts. They weren’t kidding.
One of the generators, weeks before it was taken apart to be shipped to another power plant somewhere else.
Kodak Tri-X 400, Leica M7. Serious enough to write across the side of the tank, but not serious enough to have a sign made.
The nurse’s station on this floor, a ward still in its original design, featured a half-door where patients could get their medicine. Portra 160.
“Paint the fence,” they said, but I don’t feel like it… who cares, anyway.
Looking up at the LEMP malting plant elevator. Look at that BRICKWORK!