A common room with a big bay window that overlooked the main entrance of the hospital.
A long exposure in the crane cab at sunset throws a bit of color into the bleak yellow glows between the windows and car shaker.
The left tunnel goes to the opposite side of the car elevator seen on the right. There was a time when Fords were shipped by barge on the Mississippi. This freight elevator brought them from the assembly floor to river level. A separate elevator was for moving men and silica up and down.
The building in the foreground–the old control booth–was arsoned in 2009.
In the background you can see the crane, which would in the weeks to follow bring all you see here to the ground.
An original, minimally remodeled bathroom above the cafeteria reminds us what the whole complex once looked like.
The beautiful green ruination of the refrectory.
The pigeons and raccoons have no use for these, so they will sit empty until snow or fire removes them by force.