Scrapped Turbine Hall The turbine hall, without turbines. I guess that makes this a hall… at least it has a clock. Similar Images ...based on the tags: clocks, machinery, scrapped, turbines, yellow... Too big to be scrapped, to simple to be auctioned. It waited for the demo crews and demo cranes to arrive. Looking into the Pool 8 Annex from the original Ogilvie’s elevator. These machines circulated water through the powder from the ball mills. Gold and silver is heavier than gravel, so it sinks while the junk rock floats. The engine room. The sign that greets visitors to the ghost town of Colmor. Nothing says ‘welcome’ like birdshot. It was as noisy then as it is colorful now… Office manners dictate that one must tip their file drawer back upright once it is knocked through the wall. I never knew that all those elementary school balance bar exercises were for a very serious purpose: not falling to one’s death in the event they uncover lost Chicago history. 2004. Machine Shop Loft.