The crane on Dock 2, as seen from Dock 4 right after sunset. Notice the old light tower is warped.
Water damage dissolved the ceiling into sludge. Pillars remain, as do the plastic light covers, now on the floor.
“It must have been beautiful once.” “Yeah, especially in the winter.”
Looking up to the second floor of the Nitrating House, where cotton would be soaked in nitric acid. These brought cotton into the building.
Looking out across the elevator row from Portland Huron’s roof. Don’t you love the color of the sky?
The office for the maintenance shop was sound-insulated and ventilated.
Note the maps still left on the wall.
This room on the top floor of one of the oldest buildings has seemingly not changed since it was adapted for employee use. Some sections of the hospital were adapted for staff to live in. Paying Patient Ward–where capable patients were separated from wards of the state.
Looking up at the most conspicuous graffiti in the city on ADM #4.