Courtyard by Demolition In the background you can see the crane, which would in the weeks to follow bring all you see here to the ground. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: cranes, demolition, roofless, snow... One of the many fireproof bridges connecting the factory sections, one way to prevent fires from spreading throughout the plant. A sizable crane on the corner of the engine house still swings out. To run new gutters through the building, some of the plaster walls of the Chateau had to be smashed through. This gives you a sense for what it looks like to stand on the roof of the main production building at sunset. Note the severed skyway–that led to a set of grain elevators that have since been demolished. “The fresh snow mixed indistinguishably from the ashes of the half-demolished power plant.” I love this original brick archway, near the narrow gauge shop. Gorgeous! Demolition following the arson of the Administration Building. One of my favorite night views of Fort Snelling’s so-called Upper Post, taken between snowstorms.