Counter-weighted ore cars alternately filled and emptied to feed Furnace 7. Honestly, though, the corner-mounted cranes are sexier in my opinion. Note the trees growing from the stacks.
Elevator B, used by a local farmer, stands behind an old farm truck at the edge of town.
This wide skyway connected two of the inner factory buildings, where parts would have to be transported to keep the operation moving, which is why it is much wider than other bridges in the plant.
From the roof of the Clemens House, looking toward downtown St. Louis.
About a second after the explosives were triggered.
Taken on a short trip where the whole floor of the roundhouse and engine shop was covered in fresh snow–thanks to the holes in the roof and open windows.
Stained windows and sheet metal catch the sunset from across the Ohio River.
The Cross of Loraine served as the international symbol of tuberculosis; it was traditional to find these on sanatorium smokestacks like this, which was part of the old steam plant, behind the Refractory.
A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock.