The power pulley that ran air compressors straight off of the steam plant’s axel.
You can almost make out the concrete chute through the open window. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.
The secret sweet-yet-salty center of the nameless factoryscape. Home base, tuned to rule the AC and turn out Product X at record rates, I’m sure.
The skylights with geared-to-open windows were massive and quite functional.
Part of the plant has been reused as a scrap metal yard.
This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace.
The metallic arms of the missile erector, which would stand rockets over the blast pit in the launch position. Medium Format film–cheap but excellent Fomapan 100 in a Pentax 67.
Some warnings on the older battery which was visibly older than its eastern counterpart. This set of batteries had no railing between the side of the ovens and a long drop onto railroad tracks… I like this picture because it shows the effects of the heat and corrosive gasses on the area around the ovens.