This view of BCT shows the portico where the main entrance is at the base of the office tower, and the clock.
Since the foundry went cold, I decided to turn down my color temperature… In the background, a chart showing graphite dispersion is one of the few artifacts left on the foundry floor.
No wonder the factory shut down; everyone was scheduled to work 9 to 5 and the clock’s broken! (In all seriousness, this is/used to be a beautiful timepiece, especially for a utilitarian factory like this.
The clock, which was sold after Amtrak dumped the building, was returned to the Waiting Room in 2005.
A clicky-flippy clock is having some kind of malfunction.
A 24-hour clock that reeks of the 1970s. A ladder stenciled “LTV”–the failed steel company that built this dock. There is more, if you look closer.
The turbine hall, without turbines. I guess that makes this a hall… at least it has a clock.
In the corner of the foundry, this lunchroom was literally collapsing under one small leak in the roof. Tile by tile the water ate away the ceiling. Note the clock.