At noon, the lower skylights around the shops glow yellow-green, thanks to the flora blooming on the roof above.
At the bottom of the stairs to the caves is this collection of brick arches. I wonder what this area looks like now that a new tenant has taken over this building.
Across the walls of the brick repair shop, near where men and machine entered Shaft No. 3, vines, pipes, and graffiti battle unknowingly for visual prominence.
Sometime soon, maybe in early 2016, someone will have this view from their office or condo.
One leg of the headframe meets the hoist house. Two cranes are rusted in place.
In what Studebaker called the ‘Materials Building’ are these giant concrete bins of fine molding sand, there for casting metal parts using the molten metal from the adjoining building. On the far left side there is a train track and once upon a time a gantry crane traced the room under the roof
One of the clusters of elevators. Doors would open on both sides so that vehicles could be moved through them if necessary. There is only one set of stairs in the whole building.
Looking at the entrance of the powerplant from its lowest catwalk.
These pools looked into the cribbing below the concrete.