Collapsing Poor Farm A wide view of the poor house. Look at the smokestack and elevator shaft, which show the former roofline. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, clouds, grass, roofless, staircases... Even in monochrome, you can probably tell what colors were over Hastings that evening: Red, White, and Blue. The power pulley that ran air compressors straight off of the steam plant’s axel. While the stokers are gone, the pipes bringing pulverized coal down were left. While it looks like ground level, everything here is one story above the actual earth. Van Dyke Cab Company and Yellow Cab served the terminal in lieu of a streetcar loop downtown, which was planned but never built. Where the tailings boom meets the mill. The old crane swung on windier days over the Worthington Steam Pump. This is probably last used to disassemble the antique generators, which are all now gone. A row of houses north of Pommenige. The sun sets in front of a huge concrete building—about four times the size of the power plant. Probably a corn storage bin from an ethanol operation that ran here in the 1980s.