“Crunch, crunch, crunch,” said the ground. “I know,” I replied.
The laundry building, where many of the tunnels came to an end. It looks very East Coast industrial to me.
The aft lifeboat survived auction, although now all it holds is an emergency ladder to help men who’ve fallen overboard get on deck.
The beacon was installed in 1938 and removed in the mid-2000s.
This ornamental stair is cast iron and used to connect all floors of the Administration building. Now it connects the first and second floor, then the third and fourth floors, with a strange cinder block and drywall barrier separating the new and old sections of the building. Note the insulation on the floor to seal heat into the lower floors that were used as offices until the hospital closed. On the corners of the staircase are lions, on the corners of the suspended section of stair are down-hanging pineapples. Set in the stairs themselves are shield motifs with slate tops.
The rumors were true. Success is sweet.
In a protected wing of a launcher are these empty server racks where guidance and control computers were stored.
A tunnel between the outside gate and the courtyard shared by the barracks.
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.