As my friend Jonathan would say, “on a human scale.”
This picture is lit by a direct lightning strike of the building. It’s impossible to describe the feeling of being in this giant open building the moment it channeled an electric explosion into the earth.
Chicago-made fire door.
The newer tunnels were fitted with these fluorescent lights, although some skylights (block glass embedded in skywalks) let in some natural light during the day.
Old boathouses near the dock.
I believe this is the push car, meaning it would push the charge in the oven out the opposite side into the train car.
The building was the victim of many small fires over the years, and one big fire in 1995.
The stock house tanks were long scrapped for their steel, but what remains gives a sense of what it looked like.
Filters and fans to draw air into the boilers in the second power plant.