Work Bench By the looks of the custom work bench, someone in upholstery got a little carried away! Similar Images ...based on the tags: benches, left-behind... A coveted corner office, full of former thrift store wares. Empty equipment racks behind a missile launcher. Made by the Mergenthalen Linotype Company of New York, this model series (300) was introduced in 1960 and boasted a 12-line-per-minute reproduction rate. Asbestos-cord-wrapped glass tongs piled in a shed next to the pouring line. Behind the main shaft is this familiar industrial sight… a running count of days since the last injury. Artifacts from the days this was a furniture factory and warehouse. This is one of the rooms near Shaft 1 that was converted to be a Dry Room, where workers would wash and change between shifts. The old gate sign, leaned against one of the terminal elevators. A carefully kept journal of the ballast levels in the final years that the Ford sailed Lake Superior.