One of Martinsdale’s defunct businesses perpendicular to the depot. Recall that Martinsdale is a T-town.
This section of the production floor was constantly dripping. Someone had laid down giant plastic sheeting to attempt to protect the lower floors, but it hasn’t worked.
One last look in the mirror before you turn around and walk onstage…
A broken signal light that would indicate to incoming engineers and brakemen the status of the dock deck. The streetlight-style lighting is a retrofit; originally the top of the dock would be lit by strings of lights suspended by towers on each side of the deck… a poor system according to the workers at Allouez who had the same lights.
The tallest dock structure is an equipment elevator that connects the many dock levels.
“Ballistite is a smokeless propellant made from two high explosives, nitrocellulose and nitroglycerine. It was developed and patented by Alfred Nobel in the late 19th century.” -Wikipedia.
One of the storage bunkers was cracked open. I wonder how effective this heavy door would actually be… I expect, not very.
A better look at the rails in the floor, installed to help move heavy equipment around the building.
The piano must have been a nice distraction; there is very little to do in Roberts.