Superior Street, as seen from the roof of the Temple Opera Block. Below is one of the sealed sidewalk elevator hatches.
Fake Fact: The term ‘stovetop hat’ was coined by Island Station’s architect while trying to explain why he wanted to put the steel chimney on the station. ‘Live Here’ was part of the advertising when the building was host to artist lofts. They weren’t kidding.
I love the ghost sign across these two elevators, originally built as Superior Elevator. It’s looking pretty rough.
A passing cloud almost looks like a puff of smoke from the trimmed smokestack of Consolidated D. In the lower corner you can see a little Stonehenge that someone with a sense of humor and heavy equipment built.
A single cloud makes its way to Buffington Harbor and Lake Michigan from the quiet backroads of the plant.
Looking from the powerhouse across to the old Electrical Assembly side of the plant that manufactured products like thermostats. Most of the complex is connected by skyway and tunnel systems.
A row of houses north of Pommenige.
Every fitting label in the stock department was cracked, curled, and blank.
One of the storage bunkers was cracked open. I wonder how effective this heavy door would actually be… I expect, not very.