For reasons unknown, this building’s concrete was designed a little thinly. It reminds me of a Chicago, IL building constructed during WWI when concrete and steel were strictly rationed and many buildings went up with insufficient superstructures. I do not have a build date for this one yet.
Here you can see the end of the scrapping phase in 2011.
Reflections of graffiti during spring melt.
A volcano (?) under a window.
The fantastic Art Deco portico over the main entrance to the concourse.
A number of skyways carried the production line across roads and railroad tracks in and around the plant. An identical skyway to this one was cut off sometime in the past decade (judging by the rust), probably for its steel.
The main street of the ghost town is also the maintenance road for the BNSF line that bisects Colmor.
A sheik mustard-yellow paint scheme across the roofless engine house goes great with the industrial moss and rust.