Redlining is the practice of shutting certain races out of neighborhoods, and it is still a big problem today. Such behaviors were a big factor in creating the need for these projects.
A huge vent looks like it built in a hurry. There was actually very little in the way of bits of machinery left over… I am guessing almost anything of value was scrapped in the 1990s.
The bricks routinely fell from the walls, like seeds falling from trees. On a smaller scale, new walls grew from the floors.
Between the Old Crow and Old Taylor bonded warehouses are some of the fouled barrels, now the only ones left, which were left to rot in the elements. Nearby in a loading bay that has obviously been disused longer than the rest of the property, terra cotta roofing waits in crates.
Hunter and the Hoist House.
Labeling line elevator.
Note the severed skyway–that led to a set of grain elevators that have since been demolished.
A warped mirror in the rock crusher at the rear of the complex.
A truck loading dock for raw materials. Looking at the concrete, you can sort of tell where the rails used to run.