The Danger of Looking Up Looking up from the train shed. The building was consistently crumbling and I wish I had worn a hard hat in this area. Similar Images ...based on the tags: collapsing, funnels, overhangs, sepia, skyways, towers... A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock. The inside of Whiting mine, as it looks today. There’s a chair in there… on the auditorium balcony. Where the bricks jumped and wood followed, water runs amok. Looking up to the second floor of the Nitrating House, where cotton would be soaked in nitric acid. These brought cotton into the building. Looking at the tallest part of the plant from a skeletal loading dock. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6. The layout and design of the buildings reminded me strongly of a brewery or distillery. To the right you can see some of the retrofits by the first lumber company to buy the buildings, in the 1970s. This office, as seen from the power plant, administered the bonded warehouses. There used to be a few more of them, according to old maps and postcards. The Osborn Block is the prettiest building you’ve never seen in the Twin Ports.