This seemed to be the newest building on the property.
Note the really old carvings in the mineral-stained sandstone on the walls and ceiling. This little cave was walled-off on one end, making me wonder what the area was for. Lighting is a set of three candles and two LED flashlights and a cigarette.
Just across the North Dakota border, a rusty Milwaukee Road boxcar sits where it was shoved off the mainline. The grain elevator in the background marks the tracks, which is still used by BNSF.
This mean-looking thing had a purpose, probably, but that function has been lost to decades of expansion.
2005. Flavored beers are still popular. The flavor concentrates were stored in this bank of fridges.
Look at the floor–do you see the hole? That goes down a lonnnnnng ways.
2011. Flavored beers are still popular. The flavor concentrates were stored in this bank of fridges.
This is a room where the actual explosive elements were mixed. In the event of an accident, this glass wall would give way before the concrete and thus direct the flames and shockwave away from the rest of the building. In other words, the glass is not just to get a lot of wonderful natural light into the building.