Catwalk crating, welded over the yard crane operator cab’s windows.
No matter what environmental disasters industry throws at Mother Earth, she will bounce back.
The lower door is where the rocket exhaust would flow into the blast pit during initial launch. The upper doors would vent the rocket so the erector and other equipment in the building would not be (as) damaged.
A ‘Hot Metal Car’ that would transport molten steel across the ‘Hot Metal Bridge’ from the furnaces to the mills.
While it looks like ground level, everything here is one story above the actual earth.
This is what the mine shops look like from the road between Gaastra, MI and Rogers Location (formerly Bates, MI). The community was renamed for the mine, probably under the heavy influence of M.A. Hanna.
Another perfect Indianan sunset alights like a bird on the tops of the vent houses and tree-packed smokestacks.
Trees like masks.
Looking at the headframe for Shaft 3 from the tower for Shaft 1. Below is the roof of the Dry House. It was hard to remind myself that these building have been abandoned longer than I’ve been alive.