Fancy spikes to help keep suicidal patients from climbing the fence and leaping down the stairs.
Looking up to the second floor of the Nitrating House, where cotton would be soaked in nitric acid. These brought cotton into the building.
Looking into the half-demolished, half-dismantled conveyor for the sea leg.
One of the ugly modern staircases.
Park Insurance Agency is no longer in business, nor would you be able to dial that phone number.
Looking into the main workhouse from the skyway into the annex elevator. But who care? Look at the colors!
Pipes to channel nitrose (think nitro glycerine) infused acid through the building.
A facade that tells the story of demolition and neglect. The sign on the garage door indicates that if one finds themselves there, that they enter the buildings at their own risk. If only property owners in the US took this philosophy!
The building in the foreground–the old control booth–was arsoned in 2009.