Global Trading remarked the building in the mid-60s, but far above the door is the old ‘Detroit Shipbuilding’ paint, though it’s faint nowadays.
These corner pilings served as bumpers… a little assurance against wind, ice, and new captains.
Serve [unknown] Build… What do you think the middle says? Tell me in the comments.
Inside the office was a small furnace and a collection of mechanical belts. You can see “SERVICE AT COST” and “POOL 168” in the background.
Milwaukee Road’s second substation at Loweth, as seen from the highway. Somewhat ironically, a new electrical substation is across the street from it today.In the background, you can make out a collapsing storage shed and some of the grades.
Lost words over the auditorium entrance.
Another ruined spiral staircase in the mill.
The great stenciled number on this chute caught my eye.
My guess is that the Capitol Hotel closed and Adler bought up some of their equipment.