The smokestack for the sintering plant included a big blower room, to launch the fumes into the atmosphere and away from the town. What could go wrong?
Looking up at the LEMP malting plant elevator. Look at that BRICKWORK!
Little has changed inside the mill, but since it was built in 1916, many tanks and ancillary buildings have popped up around it.
A sharp turn in the coatings department twists the steel out of sight.
Looking down Pommenicher Straße from Gaststätte Rosarius, the monstrous machine about to devour the town bites at the ground.
A big sliding fire door opens onto a train dock.
On the left is the broken glass room that contains the controls for the cable spool, now gone, that sat in the metal shell on the right. The stairs led down to the hoisting engine itself. You can make out the slits where the cable ran up to the headframe tower through the gaping archway.
David Aho pictured.
A late look at the brewhouse, long after the stainless steel tanks were scrapped.