One of my favorite visual feature of grain elevators, especially big ones, is how they repeat.
In the steam plant, steam pipes bundled in canvas and asbestos criss-cross the walls.
Before the gold could be extracted, the rock was turned to powder. Depending on the size of the steel balls inside the mill, the rock would be reduced to a certain size. So, multiple mills were usually used in stages.
Offices above the labs. Note all the air handling equipment. I love the utilitarian design.
Wintertime is quiet, except for the planes overhead.
A pipe bracket seems to have rusted off of the ceiling.
We know what the ladies’ favorite treats were! Found holding parts on a repair cart.
A one-of-a-kind installation in Armour’s otherwise gutted engine house.