This view of BCT shows the portico where the main entrance is at the base of the office tower, and the clock.
This is the former air compressor house–one of them, at least–which turned steam power into air power to drive machinery across the production line.
If there was a problem with the conveyor belt, the grain would go out these chutes.
A storm passes over BOMARC’s center row of launch buildings. You can clearly see the tracks on which the roof would retract for launch.
Looking at the ghost sign from a rust-locked cement conveyor that linked the silos with a packing warehouse.
Part of the grain dust venting system, dislodged from its place above the dumping hatches under the grain cribs.
Blast Furnace 7 as seen from the ore yard. Imagine running up those stairs through blast furnace smoke.
Sadly, this picture is dated from the fact there’s a single piece of glass unbroken. Since this was taken, the entrance to the church has been vandalized even more.
Like many mill-style buildings of the time, the Twohy’s loading doors (in this case, the delivery wagon doors) opened to an elevator shaft. This design cut down on loading time, as long as the elevator was operational. Of course, if it was otherwise occupied, there could be no traffic through the exterior doors!