A quick vertical panorama taken on my back at the sweet spot of a great summer sunset. On the skylight is the torch-cut catwalk that used to link the outside of the smokestacks that vented the cupolas.
Pipe fittings in little drawers, lit by tea lights.
Thick glass windows allow workers to check the beet juice levels in this steel tank. You can tell by the reinforcement that it had a lot of liquid and had to hold against immense pressure. Kodak Tri-X 400/Leica M7.
A typical hallway in the rocket assembly line.
The company headquarters. Abandoned last time I drove past it, though it is the classiest building in downtown South Bend.
A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock.
The roof was in bad shape, but too beautiful to avoid. This is the spot were I used to study medieval Latin.