Spare parts ready for this building’s reactivation.
Filters and fans to draw air into the boilers in the second power plant.
Electric Steel’s bins reflect the sunset.
A long exposure of the city glow illuminating the roof, highlighting the victorian and gothic influences on the brew house.
Cheratte lives on in the shadow of its abandoned coal mine, although most of the shops are abandoned and many of the city’s landmarks have fallen into disrepair. Like other Belgian mining towns, those who have stayed in the town have kept up their apartments, so much of the company-building duplexes and homes are in great condition.
I was invited to watch the 4th of July fireworks atop the Kurth tower before the current owners bought the property. Every one of the 12 frames has dozens of fireworks–just look closely. The main display is from the Stone Arch Bridge, of course.
Peering at Stelco’s abandoned steel rod rolling mill, not demolished. The rectangular on the right in between is the boiler house that heated Stelco.
After a little rain, the roof took on the color of the bright pink letters.
Indianapolis’ beautiful downtown is in the distance, past the gas storage tank.