Wintertime is quiet, except for the planes overhead.
Stairs and power lines enter the abandoned depot. Shingles slide off the rotten roof. Ektar 100/Mamiya 6
Looking up the Dominion Elevator’s tower. I especially like this picture because it shows how so much of the electrical conduits wound round through the mostly hollow space.
A floating spiral staircase, one of two, that link the foyer with the lounge and balcony level. Now the balcony level is a small second stage. A panoramic view of Split Rock LIghthouse wraps around the bannisters.
I am not sure, but I think this section was a storehouse; it has two ramps that connect the rail yard outside and the blacksmith shop. On all of the historic doors that face that part of the yard, signs caution workers to look out for cars…
A back-lit tree with the silhouette of a roof spire in the background.
The company headquarters. Abandoned last time I drove past it, though it is the classiest building in downtown South Bend.
When the Mitchell project is complete, I’ll miss the textures on the face of the boiler.