…when injection molding was the new thing that everyone was experimenting with.
Since this picture was taken, the roof has totally collapsed in this area.
Kurth bears a ghost sign. Recently, its main sign was destroyed by graffiti artists in 2015.
This wheel scoops the washings from the sluice room and places it on the tailings conveyor.
An elevator to bring big somethings into the basement, it seemed. Nearby were the plant firetrucks, still ready to go. I hope they were saved.
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.
Only two machines sit on the rails in the roundhouse, both oil cars. It’s not clear whether there’s anything inside either, but they have to have been placed here before 1970, when the turntable outside these numbered doors was removed.
Inside the main entrance to the depot. Through the ‘To Station’ door, you can see some of the news stands. Look at the floor!