In what Studebaker called the ‘Materials Building’ are these giant concrete bins of fine molding sand, there for casting metal parts using the molten metal from the adjoining building. On the far left side there is a train track and once upon a time a gantry crane traced the room under the roof
Looking into a common from the grounds. The block glass makes the interior seem dreamlike and distorted. Note the poor condition of the bricks around the window.
A wide view (15mm) of the shadow 4B is casting on 4A. Light leaks because of cheap camera.
A panorama next to a long abandoned adit. The tram has seen better days.
This part of the roundhouse was being brought down by rain and gravity.
The office building was fancy compared to the utilitarian factory behind it. My favorite part was the logo crown.
A tower above Minneapolis that few people see.
The machine shop today.
Mark poses for scale in the natural section of the cave. It appears to have been created by erosion, where water following the natural fault (crack above) washed the sandstone below away, thereby creating a dead space. The stone doorway appeared to be original.