The Daisy Rolling Mill has been heavily altered since it was built in the 1890s.
Vents in the boards over the windows helps prevent mold and animals from getting too crazy inside.
After demolition in the mid 2000s, this interior door became exterior. I remember walking through the car shed as a teenager. It was a shortcut, if I didn’t get caught.
Different colors stained the small panes on the top floor. For once, it seemed more ridiculous to not be inside an abandoned factory.
Kansas is known for tornados. Think ‘Wizard of Oz’. That, considered with the fact that the workers were surrounded by bombs and bomb making materials called for lots of earthen shelters, just in case.
A clicky-flippy clock is having some kind of malfunction.
The gear seems to have fallen the height of the power station and shattered. I wonder what it sounded like…
It was interesting that, even though storms had carried the wooden walkway that stretched under the dock, these piles of spilled taconite remain where they had dropped.
An alarm panel in the powerpplant, now demolished.