Here you can see the end of the scrapping phase in 2011.
This big rusty sphere hides behind the incomplete 5-stack.
Gloves hang in the basement of the former quality assurance labs.
The basement of the asylum was a strange place. Take, this fireplace, for instance, in an otherwise barren room. Random cinderblock (left) has created a little room behind the fireplace. To round out the strangeness, a toilet was plumbed into the middle of the space. Note the stone foundations.
A shot of Longmont from the highway. Fuji 35mm.
The St. Louis County Sheriff constantly patrols the property looking for trespassers.
The end of the dock, done quickly and cheaply with wood. The towers were for lights, so ships could be loaded at all hours.
The hospital is so self art deco that it seems like a film set!
Cauterized wounds on the factory floor, where the middle of the newer mill opens up to allow massive equipment. Now the pipes are cut and the equipment is gone.