Pier B in Mid-Winter These wide spools sit atop the abandoned tracks that lead to the train shed, which was later repurposed into a truck shed. Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, cranes, demolition, power, shadows, silos, snow, spools... These tubes would bring cement to the top of the plant for storage in the silos. Exploring Dock 4 was a very different experience, since it was almost all metal. Catwalk crating, welded over the yard crane operator cab’s windows. Because Oshkosh is close to Green Bay, the Packers are very popular there. Everywhere in the plant there were traces of ‘Cheese Head’ culture. Shortly after the former delivery wagon shed was arsoned in 2005. A turning point in the story of Hamms’ abandonment. This is one of the modern nurse’s stations where the last inpatients lived in the mid-2000s. The windows are thick shatterproof plastic. I am unsure why the suspended ceiling is missing. A collapsing and unstable building. The hike to the village is steep. This is looking into the valley from the halfway point. The headquarters for the plant was in the middle of it. It’s abandoned but well preserved–a strange sight in Gary, Indiana.