Emergency Lights Lights over the emergency slides. A veritable overgrown city in the background. Similar Images ...based on the tags: lights, overgrown, power, sepia... One of the smallest of the many elevators in Thunder Bay, this little elevator held corn for the glucose and starch lines. Zug Island is a US Steel plant just south of Detroit, and it really lights up the skyline. “Man has set for himself the goal of conquering the world but in the processes loses his soul.” Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Russian writer and historian. Behind the factory was an old truck, blocked in by overgrown trees on one side and the buildings on the other. A stern-mounted spotlight and a fleet of former US Army tugs that are still used to break ice and nudge ships into slips. This building seemed like a pump house or compressor house. It was full of empty concrete mounts. “Paint the fence,” they said, but I don’t feel like it… who cares, anyway. In this ghost town where there were brick, wooden, and dirt-brick buildings, the latter fared the best by far. A midwestern jungle surrounds the meat packing plant.