The only good shot I have of the top of Battery A, in the upper left. Though it seemed to have been disused before its neighbor it had a lot less growth on it.
An impressive message for graffiti in a Detroit warehouse, but then again look at these steam pumps. Over-built and under-appreciated.
A nice view of Hamilton from the roof of the theater.
Part of the grain dust venting system, dislodged from its place above the dumping hatches under the grain cribs.
Blast Furnace 7 as seen from the ore yard. Imagine running up those stairs through blast furnace smoke.
The Tilston School,built in the late 1960s. In front of it is a memorial and model to the first schoolhouse. This building, however, has been turned into a kind of town dump. The classrooms are filled with mattresses and discarded tires and trash.
“This way,” then, “No, that way!”
I like to think of this as a giant straw, through which the factory is slowly draining the earth, leaving nothing but reinforced concrete below…
Death. About two seconds after the explosives were triggered.