David Aho, the owner of Mitchell Engine House, poses beside the boiler.
The orange bars were secured to the tunnel walls to support electric lines for the mine carts. Lower parts of the sand mines were allowed to flood. The water was perfectly still, and made for a mud so thick it could suck off your boots.
This low brick building is interesting to me.
A self portrait, from the early 2000s.
Model: Ryan. On the second floor between wooden joists and massive, inert lighting is simply nothing but warped wood, stained with crane grease.
Some guerilla art for passing drivers on I-94 East to enjoy. Artist unknown.
A huge steel tank, one of several left over, left over from either the Ashland Oil or Allied Chemical periods.
Detail view of one of the fermenting tanks, still set-up for the distillery tours that no doubt took place when there last were such things. Nevertheless, the capacity of this tank multiplied across these all over the distillery floor really shows the power this company once had.