This roof hasn’t budged under the weight of snow, instead it just filters-through the light onto the floor.
Why the elevator cars were removed or who removed them is unclear to me, but I do hope they still exist somewhere outside of a Honda frame. Judging from the decorations heaped on the doors and their frames, the cars themselves must have been beautiful.
The roof of the elevator was partly lit naturally with six big skylights. The less electricity pumped into a grain elevator, the less chance of a grain dust explosion.
These steam powered pumps were integral to the cooling of the meat packing plant next door.
On the top floor of one of the old wards, the slanted roofline makes the this group room more claustrophobic. Portra 160.
Standing between pockets 1 and 2. You brought hearing protection, right?
S&X seen in the background through the fog.
Holes were cut into the floor to extract equipment from the basements. it was interesting to see the I-beams extending through all the levels of Studebaker.