The taller of the two smokestacks on site. Note the crack around its crown.
The two exhaust vents coming out from the boilers en route to the stacks. Plywood marks where where catwalks were removed to extract equipment.
The bottom of the elevator in the new foundry.
Panorama from where the skyway connected the cleaning house and elevator. ADM Meal Storage is to the right, ADM-4 is to the extreme right, and Kurth is on the left.
Where the trees are sprouting–below the skyways and criss-crossing pipes–are two sets of railroad tracks that turned through this narrow alleyway through the middle of the production line to drop off raw materials and pick up finished product.
All electrical rooms were surrounded by walls, for obvious reasons. Now all the walls are gone, for reasons less obvious.
“Crunch, crunch, crunch,” said the ground. “I know,” I replied.
An elevator is reflected in the flooded footprint of Spencer & Kellogg. These trains are in storage for the winter.