Allouez had already suffered one major fire. It didn’t need another–especially under Dock 1’s wooden approach.
The beacon was installed in 1938 and removed in the mid-2000s.
The view into one of the asylum rooms of Norwich Hospital. A long time ago, a window broke, letting the vines crawling up the bricks outside to move indoors and across the floor.
The largest room was the diesel laboratories, which tested various devices and fuel additives to make it safer to mine underground with diesel trucks and other machinery, such as at White Pine Mine, Michigan.
I love these heavy rolling doors in the old tobacco processing building.
The old way to get to the elevator from the mill.
Sadly, this picture is dated from the fact there’s a single piece of glass unbroken. Since this was taken, the entrance to the church has been vandalized even more.
There isn’t an unbroken window in the entire historic complex as of 2013.