Fragile Death Trap To the right is the spiral staircase. This building had a definite “floor problem”. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: chutes, favorites, floorless, graffiti, isthishowidie, spiral-staircases, staircases... An experimental shaft dug in the 1950s and its Hoist House. Sunset came fast, and when the good light died inside the Industrial Loft, I walked around the back to find the whole complex glowing. And I forget just why I taste / Oh yeah, I guess it makes me smile / I found it hard, it’s hard to find / Oh well, whatever, never mind (Nirvana, “Smells Like Teen Spirit”) When I moved from the roof back into the upper floors of the distillery, the plants growing out of the masonry caught my eye. It’s 60 feet up, but looks like it could be an old wall. Worm in the path of raw ore where it would be dumped from rock cars into the silo below. The Hamm-stenciled chairs are all destroyed as far as I know, now, as are the custom ladders built in-house for the company. Taken between the Filter House and Keg Wash House. The the left, the nitrating line in War City. To the right, War City’s sole suburb, Charlestown, IN. Aluminum spools replaced their wooden counterparts, later in the factory’s history. The note on the left announces that the spindles in the crates are dirty.