Aluminum spools replaced their wooden counterparts, later in the factory’s history.
My first picture at Nopeming, sometime around 2004. The same year that the county stopped mowing the lawn.
Labeling line elevator.
On the outside of the steel silos and headhouse is a riveted bulge that does not look like the silos. Inside is this elevator, a rudimentary (read: dangerous) and old (read: dangerous) freight elevator.
Below Dock 2 is a set of fire pumps.
A high-voltage tunnel sheathed in concrete dips below ground near a shell packing building that now stores fireworks.
From a distance (here, Union Yards), you can still see ARMOUR spelled out on the smokestack in white brick.
Someone had helped themselves to one of the safety posters before my visit.
Looking at the boarded exterior of the newer area of the orphanage from its 1914 section.