The hole in the floor, I like to joke, is a not-so-sneaky trap for the photographers creeping to get a close-up of the amazing peeling paint. I somehow escaped this snare, however, to warn the rest… perhaps you.
The porcelain hoops guided the silk threads through the device.
‘Consumers Brewery’ set in the brewhouse staircase.
The main shaft’s cable spooled with bird castings belies the fact that lives used to dangle from its steel-wound strength. Arrows on the circles would indicate the mine level the cars were currently at.
With an office like this, the ones food begins to taste more and more like nachos.
Sonnenstrahlen, “sunbeams”, come through the kicked-up coke dust covering everything below the sintering floor.
The bottom of the elevator in the new foundry.
East Elevation of the Depot. Ektar 100/Mamiya 6
The middle section of the smokestacks were coal hoppers, and this device would load the coal into the hoppers from the conveyor belt it rode across. The bottom section of the stacks were storage rooms while the very top were, surprise, chimneys for the power plant.
Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines.