Portico Details The fantastic Art Deco portico over the main entrance to the concourse. Similar Images ...based on the tags: art-deco, overhangs, porticos, rusty, sculptures, wheels... Much of the milling equipment predated the mill itself, so I would not be surprised if this particular machine really dates to 1860. Disabled forklift… I think it’s a Clark. Looking out the finishing end of the sintering plant at a network of torched-off catwalks through a maze of rust and asbestos. Paradise. The hoist signal dangling beside the modern mine shaft would ring a bell next to the giant electric motors that would send the men and machinery into the underground. One of the many blast doors. Note the plunger to seal off the airflow in the event of an attack or accidental explosion. This big rusty sphere hides behind the incomplete 5-stack. Birch shadows on stone walls… have you been looking at my Christmas list? The top of the docks are so rotten in places that you can see the lake through the boards. In the foreground you can see the controls for the chutes, which work on a clutch. Steel mine hoists, near the place they worked, wait for scrap prices to justify their final removal from Osceola, Michigan.