One of Martinsdale’s defunct businesses perpendicular to the depot. Recall that Martinsdale is a T-town.
The building collapsed except for the back room. The slats of the roof cast lines of light across the floor.
Gaskets still organized on nails beside the power plant. This used to be a maintenance room, but since its roof and walls were torn down, it’s not any kind of room.
Gary Methodist was a filmset for Transformers 3 in 2010.
The elevator tower seems to have been built with expansion of the dock in mind.
A small stage in one of the barracks.
Bits and things in a pile in the corner of the smelter, the unsold chunks of industrial history that didn’t sell at an on-site auction before my visit.
In this section of the Men’s Ward, sealed by brick from lower floors, the room doors had messages painted in their inside–some motivational, some not. I would be interested to hear if anyone knows the backstory of this section. Lighting is natural; it was just after sunset.
An industrial cart next to an inspection point on the evaporator floor.