The Engine House’s boiler, which would have been fired all day all day, virtually from the day the shop opened until the day it closed.
King Elevator sits in the corner of a more recently-defunct lumber mill: Great Western Timber. Perhaps in the future I will write the history of it. Arista 100 in 120.
Kate in the crow’s next… very shaky by the time she got to it.
The factory was utterly vertical.
The most derelict of the old bonded warehouses. Note the barrel elevator on the side of it!
The Beeghley was launched in 1958… you can see it unloading limestone here with its retrofitted self-unloader. Update: This ship has been renamed the ‘James L. Oberstar’ after the Minnesota Senator. [Read more on Boardnerd.com here: http://www.boatnerd.com/pictures/fleet/oberstar.htm]
A typical hallway in the rocket assembly line.
The lower door is where the rocket exhaust would flow into the blast pit during initial launch. The upper doors would vent the rocket so the erector and other equipment in the building would not be (as) damaged.