Welcome to the Postindustrial Paradigm – (C)SUBSTREET An impressive message for graffiti in a Detroit warehouse, but then again look at these steam pumps. Over-built and under-appreciated. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, circles, favorites, flywheels, graffiti, grimy, machinery, rusty, wheels... Many outdoor areas of the plant have become unofficial city dumps. The skeleton doesn’t care. The secret sweet-yet-salty center of the nameless factoryscape. Home base, tuned to rule the AC and turn out Product X at record rates, I’m sure. The former BESCO building in the last light of day. There are so many pipes i the factory–I wonder how many people knew where they all went, in the days these machines operated at capacity. The coke plant looked more natural through a grimy window. The boilers are gone, but round brick portals remain where they used to meet the walls of the boiler room. Behind it appears to be the coal bunker itself. In the mine offices, hooks and a board with numbers was the system to keep track of who was in the mine and who was safe. Somewhere between the grain elevator and the distillery. Scanned after being recovered from the bottom of an old wooden box for a few years. Circa 2005.