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.
Inside the towering offices, Firestone-colored staircases connect senseless rows of wood-paneled offices.
The back door into the old distillery building. Not castle-like at all, sadly.
Pillars painted red indicated firefighting supplies. Fire was a very common enemy of early rail facilities, and many roundhouses burned down because of a combination of dry wood, hot, fire-breathing machinery and countless oil-saturated surfaces.
Between the catwalks of Furnace 6, the molted ore would flow through the chute.
A gateway for St. Louis as seen through a gateway (of sorts) in East St. Louis.
Steam pipes squirm around the stacks.
A matrix panorama of the brewhouse staircase, post-scrapping. So pretty…
There is a cool old air compressor in the corner of the powerhouse.