This used to be one of the office doors, but it’s been removed (apparently without malcontent) and placed in the shop area.
This sawtooth roof collapsed months later under the weight of an early snow.
A fireproof room in the basement, perhaps for ammunition storage at one time.
The ‘working’ part of the furnaces are about a story above ground level, so the catwalks snake above the tree line.
One of my favorite visual feature of grain elevators, especially big ones, is how they repeat.
To run new gutters through the building, some of the plaster walls of the Chateau had to be smashed through.
Every floor of the main hospital buildings had its own bathrooms. They often make obvious the fact that these buildings were intentionally built as permanent structures. Even a century after they were built, and several decades of total neglect, they were in fabulous condition.
The old offices for the Oberon Elevator are defunct, but seem to be holding up to the brutal prairie snows and winds. Medium Format.
This picture is lit by a direct lightning strike of the building. It’s impossible to describe the feeling of being in this giant open building the moment it channeled an electric explosion into the earth.