Enger Tower is an 75 foot stone structure built in 1939. It overlooks the elevators of Rice’s Point that are, for the most part, far older than it.
The former express concourse, as seen in 2005.
Instead of a pit in the floor, now there is an oversized chessboard here.
A 15-frame long exposure panorama, taken shortly before power to the complex was cut.
Roughly below the parking lot for the Rose Garden.
There’s concrete under that dirt… under that water… somewhere.
There isn’t an unbroken window in the entire historic complex as of 2013.
Designed by Taylor himself, the spring house was the site of many parties in its day. You can imagine sipping fresh-tapped whiskey here with your Sunday clothes with soft music and the sounds of the river mixing in the background. Note the key-hole-shaped spring hole.
Each room is painted a different hue, so the light reflecting into the hallway carries those colors. The blue padding on the left is for one of the padded rooms…