The end of the dock, done quickly and cheaply with wood. The towers were for lights, so ships could be loaded at all hours.
Grain is taken from the bottom of the silos through a conveyor in a tunnel. These blowers keep the air in the tunnel fresh.
Someone had helped themselves to one of the safety posters before my visit.
The mill is one of the tallest buildings in the city. It’s too bad that the cupola with its big skylights and flagpole were removed.
Exploring Dock 4 was a very different experience, since it was almost all metal.
A heavy steel device locks the anchor up.
Those able to work would be compelled to help fix up the facility, grow, harvest, and prepare food for fellow ‘inmates’, or work on vocational skills.
A vent sitting at the base of one of the crumbling smokestacks.
One of my favorite signs, informing workers about to descend into the open-top grain bins about basic procedures. This was in ADM-Annex 1 (connected to the cleaning house via skyway), so it will never be seen again, unless the sign lands luckily when the elevator is demolished.