Vines in the Workshop Across the walls of the brick repair shop, near where men and machine entered Shaft No. 3, vines, pipes, and graffiti battle unknowingly for visual prominence. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: chutes, graffiti, pipes, power-of-nature, vines... A side view of the floatation level. I found it interesting that there were little ladders and staircases in the mill to help workers get around–this place was not as shoddy as other mills I’ve seen. Look at the floor–do you see the hole? That goes down a lonnnnnng ways. The only thing that signals that this was an office building, rather than another production floor, is the small amount of wood paneling that remains. Looking from one workhouse at another, with the other residents of Mill Hell falling into place as the distance grows. Across the rail yard you can see Froedert Malt elevator and Calumet. These ceramic bricks were likely from the fireproof tunnel that connected the elevators. The conveyorway between the on-site grain elevator and mill. The largest extant structure when I visited. The bottom area of the smokestacks house storage spaces. The windows of these rooms that were never completed line up perfect. I wonder how sheltered workers on this mid-level catwalk that follows the ore chutes is in storms. Note the chunks of concrete stuck in the catwalk grates–the pockets (right) are falling apart.