A look down the 1950s foundry building, moments after sunset.
The top floor of the nitrating house was full of switches and breakers for the operation below, each bearing a label and number. Nowadays everything is printed, but when INAAP was built, all these signs were painted by hand.
Mold creeps up the walls of the offices that housed the Closing Team of the TCRC – Twin Cities Research Center – as water damage pulls ceiling tiles down.
Most of the gauges on the control panels were broken.
A series of interconnected offices that look like they hadn’t been painted in 40 years.
Cages and hooks to dry wet miner clothes.
Taken several years before the tornado story when the weather, and the condition of the buildings, were nice.
One of the storage bunkers was cracked open. I wonder how effective this heavy door would actually be… I expect, not very.
A single metal emergency slide rusts away at sunrise.