Administration Demolition Demolition following the arson of the Administration Building. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: demolition, fire-damage, fire-escapes, glass-block, snow... It was a strange choice, although I appreciate it, for the firm reusing the shops to brick up the doorways while leaving the doors. Steel mine hoists, near the place they worked, wait for scrap prices to justify their final removal from Osceola, Michigan. Near Isabella, MB, frozen flooded fields expand to the horizon. Taken on a Voigtlander 25mm f/2.5 if you were wondering. I was surprised to see the roof was in such great condition. You can tell by the making on the wood that this wall is covered by a snow bank for most of the year. Squinting from the top floor through the skyway, one can feel small, like they’re in a heavy industrial dollhouse. My favorite shot from the trip. Later in its life, the plant was converted to burn its own byproducts, but it seems this was designed as a coal hopper. One of the many fireproof bridges connecting the factory sections, one way to prevent fires from spreading throughout the plant. Shortly after the former delivery wagon shed was arsoned in 2005. A turning point in the story of Hamms’ abandonment. Demolition crews got a taste of this 5-story power plant and decided to take a month-long smoke break. Here’s the bite.