Hot Mess Looking up from the industrial courtyard. Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, catwalks, peeling-paint, pipes... From the catwalks below the hoisting motor in Shaft No. 1. Much of the circa-1950s buildings remain with few alterations, such as these long boring sheet metal ruststicks. At the extreme eastern end of the plant is a bank of modern concrete silos. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6. One of the clusters of elevators. Doors would open on both sides so that vehicles could be moved through them if necessary. There is only one set of stairs in the whole building. The approach to Dock 4 is long demolished, so it is only accessible when the lake freezes. These wide spools sit atop the abandoned tracks that lead to the train shed, which was later repurposed into a truck shed. The power plant of the Old Crow distillery was mostly original. I didn’t have a tripod, so I had to balance my camera on the equipment there. A sign of where man met machine. The many levels of catwalks make for a place where you can look from the ground floor to the roof, about 4 stories up.