My favorite time to be in the brewery was sunrise. That’s the kind of light that made the brewhouse glow.
The shaft of Prize Mine in the abandoned building. Stay away!
In the steam plant, steam pipes bundled in canvas and asbestos criss-cross the walls.
Another perfect Indianan sunset alights like a bird on the tops of the vent houses and tree-packed smokestacks.
A better look at the rails in the floor, installed to help move heavy equipment around the building.
This room on the top floor of one of the oldest buildings has seemingly not changed since it was adapted for employee use. Some sections of the hospital were adapted for staff to live in. Paying Patient Ward–where capable patients were separated from wards of the state.
David Aho pictured.
I revisited the mill years after my documentary. Now it is even more destroyed and surrounded by new fences.
Looking toward Fort William (Western) Elevator from the top of Superior Elevator. Fort William is bordered on the south and east by this wide, winding railyard. Note the pretty and quaint brick offices of the Western.