Snow weight collapsed this section of McKee… the newest section. The brick buildings always outlive cheap metal ones.
I tried to hide the graffiti from my photos, but sometimes it wasn’t possible.
The boiler room has four big boilers in it, which seems like overkill. No wonder this plant could supply power to the works and the town at full capacity!
A machine to cast copper billets.
The top of the docks are so rotten in places that you can see the lake through the boards. In the foreground you can see the controls for the chutes, which work on a clutch.
When it was convenient, the sugar company would pull equipment, even pipes, from one mill for another.
The flour mill (rear) and its elevators. The taller elevator was moved here in 1955, when the Harrisons bought it from Federal, who declared it surplus. The smaller elevator replaced an earlier smaller warehouse in 1926. Taken shortly after dawn. This one picture made the drive worth it, for me. Medium Format.
Looking out of a door to nowhere at the fiery sky above.
In what has turned into a kind of industrial courtyard between four ovens some people have posted their tags. X was here.