Looking at the side of 4B from the roof of its car shed.
This building was 99 years old when it was demolished for the coal mine.
Somewhere, Bruce Springsteen is playing while an exceedingly furry man tunes his Ford truck in the driveway of a house he built with his bare hands. This is for that person.
Giant ingredient hoppers stand on a concrete floor covered in peeled paint.
One of the prettier Humphry Manlifts in Minneapolis, in my opinion.
A dead pigeon that taggers gilded.
I had to search the shelves a while to find this old logbook. The open page lists changes in stock numbers for Cutler Hammer Coils, and one row says that a new coil was installed on the black larry. The larry is the machine that loads coke ovens.
I like to think of this as the hardware abstraction layer. It’s one of many subassembly monorail conveyors that dipped onto the factory floor to deliver assembled subsections where they needed to be on the main assembly floor below.
Gopher Ordnance Works, aka the U-Lands, is a landscape where roots and boughs break apart concrete and steel.