A sunset shot of the Western Cable Railroad depot in the middle of the Lemp brewery complex, with the malting house in the background. Western used to have an exclusive shipping contract with Lemp.
Watching the comings and goings of doctors, nurses and new patients was a mainstay of asylum routine; one can find it easy to imagine pale faces pressed against the block glass windows, staring out at the world moving past them.
A closeup of the now-scrapped steel chute.
A firedoor dating to the original car barn is roped off, anticipating demolition.
A different kind of tree fort.
Elevator B, used by a local farmer, stands behind an old farm truck at the edge of town.
The neon lighthouse, seen from the top of one of the silos.
Spare parts ready for this building’s reactivation.