Molten copper pouring being a very dangerous thing to do by hand, this scale measured the load for the “Auto Caster” that actually formed the cooling copper in its molds.
The building in the foreground–the old control booth–was arsoned in 2009.
Blast Furnace 7 as seen from the ore yard. Imagine running up those stairs through blast furnace smoke.
Grain is taken from the bottom of the silos through a conveyor in a tunnel. These blowers keep the air in the tunnel fresh.
I really like the way this high-ceilinged room is decaying. Well, decayed. It’s demolished now.
Broken skyways in the sand casting house, where everything was utterly fire-resistant.
Raab strolling where the coal and ore would be dumped by trains that traveled along the top of the concrete pilings.
Ava near the Memorial Building. The block glass embedded in the sidewalk here is actually a skylight for the tunnel below, which connects the Memorial Building to the steam and supply systems of the hospital.
Where workers’ pay would be doled out and collected.