Looking across the spired rooftop of the Kirkbride building. In the foreground is a fire chute that contains a metal spiral slide designed to evacuate patients in case of a fire. Note the ironwork on the chimney.
2013. As part of the Head House’s facelift, it’s gotten new windows. However, you can now still see where the conveyor-way connected this building with the elevators behind it in the upper right of the image.
In the corner of the former school grounds…
Furnace #7, as seen from #6’s catwalks. Cue morning fog.
I was surprised to see the roof was in such great condition. You can tell by the making on the wood that this wall is covered by a snow bank for most of the year.
Giant chunks of cooled slag form an island near Mud Lake.
The top of the grain handler of Ogilvie’s. The flagpole serves as a lightning rod. In fact, I would not be surprised if that was its primary purpose.
Looking out of the Brewery Creek Drain outfall at night, after a storm had pushed piles of rocks up onto the shore.
Even in monochrome, you can probably tell what colors were over Hastings that evening: Red, White, and Blue.
This battlement-like tower is the first thing one sees coming to Old Taylor from Frankfort.