Looking across the catwalk attache to the elevated control room, in charge of the train dumping part of the operation.
The topmost roof of the hospital is covered in antennae and includes a star that faced the rest of the complex, now demolished.
This photo illustrates how vertical the complex is.
One of my favorite photos of the ADM-Delmar #1 skyway, when it stood. Taken at sunset, with the reflection of the overcast sky in the remaining windows.
The BOMARC launch buildings are spaced on a large concrete pad that looks like a parking lot. Out of view are underground pipes for fueling and cooling the rocket motors.
This was taken before the top of the docks really started to rot-out; now this stretch past the crane is distinctly unsafe to cross. Still, you can’t beat the view of Dock #2 winding into the distance, where the approach is chopped-off before the yard used to extend.
Another. Planet. Coal crushers and the coke loading line.
No, it’s not your Mac’s desktop, it’s a beautiful Lake Superior night. Taken from near the former Pittsburgh and Reading Anthracite Plant. You can see the frame that used to hold the lifeboat that was auctioned in 2006 to the left of the Pilot House.
Looking at the tallest part of the plant from a skeletal loading dock. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.