This spiral staircase isn’t doing Lemp much good–maybe they’ll let me have it! I do love, though, that there is a door going to it–without walls–and it ascends to a second floor that doesn’t exactly exist anymore.
The pipes in the boiler would be full of water, so the heat in the furnace.
On this production line, the office was elevated far above the floor.
The roof was in bad shape, but too beautiful to avoid. This is the spot were I used to study medieval Latin.
The the left, the nitrating line in War City. To the right, War City’s sole suburb, Charlestown, IN.
This is where the lime would spill out.
In most places, it may seem off for there to be a tunnel door on the top floor of a building, but Ford was that kind of place. This door from the steam plant led into a skyway and tunnel that connected to the main assembly floor.
In the back of the warehouse is the old incinerator, probably used to destroy kegs that could not be reused.
Part of an ongoing series on found American flags in shuttered factories.
This wheel scoops the washings from the sluice room and places it on the tailings conveyor.