Buckets in the Grind Room The basement of the laboratories is the home of the ore grinder. I’m sure it was noisy. Similar Images ...based on the tags: benches, buckets, chutes, dirty, grimy, letters... Somewhere between the grain elevator and the distillery. In this ghost town where there were brick, wooden, and dirt-brick buildings, the latter fared the best by far. One level below where the cotton was nitrated, the fumes must have been powerful. This floor had several massive ventilation fans in its walls. As wind and currents moved the ice around between the ore docks, the sounds of crunching echoed through the otherwise quiet bar. I get dirty. An ajar car elevator car afar, technically. …a better view of the huge tailings boom stretching outside of the tailings pond. Because Oshkosh is close to Green Bay, the Packers are very popular there. Everywhere in the plant there were traces of ‘Cheese Head’ culture. The nitrating house was a chemically dangerous place, so it had thick metal and concrete shield for every station right next to an emergency shower.