Near the base of the mesa is a modern house, which seems to be a ranch of some sort. What a fantastic spot to live, but for the fact every rainstorm floods the arryos, muddy ditches at the bottom of gullies, making it impossible to travel.
This heavy door opens directly into the missile vault and was used to load and unload the missile erector.
“Ladies and gentlemen, we’ve been getting reports that several Yellow Helicopters have been seen hovering above town. We are all aware of the Black Helicopters, which are World Government, and Blue Helicopters, which are Secret Police, and the Helicopters with Detailed Murals of Diving Birds of Prey, which are the helicopters that took all the children in Night Vale away a few months ago (we still don’t know what those helicopters are but they did bring all the children back unharmed, and much more well-behaved than before, so they are deemed just as safe as the other helicopters) but these new Yellow Helicopters, no one quite knows.” – Welcome to Night Vale, Ep. 32
Peering at Stelco’s abandoned steel rod rolling mill, not demolished. The rectangular on the right in between is the boiler house that heated Stelco.
From the street, it’s clear that almost every window and door had boards over it, but not every building had a roof. Silly priorities.
The tallest dock structure is an equipment elevator that connects the many dock levels.
The cemetery for the old asylum is, sadly, largely unmarked. Only in recent years has there been a real effort to locate and identify the remains there.
Looking through the dark door at Shaft 3, when my naked eyes could only make out a staircase lit dimly from above.
Reflections of graffiti during spring melt.
The concrete walls, heavy steel blast doors, and plastic roof tell me that this was one of the shell loading buildings.