A portrait of the second school of McConnell, built in 1937.
When the factory’s production line was up for auction, many parts were removed, crated and labeled with big painted numbers to ease their removal by buyers. Not everything sold, however, so not one dark corner of the factory seems without a pile of dislocated industrial junk.
A staircase leads behind three of the dock chutes, seemingly to nowhere. The lower on the left held one end of a string of lights above the dock.
The remains of the site radar beside the command building.
My first picture at Nopeming, sometime around 2004. The same year that the county stopped mowing the lawn.
Catwalk crating, welded over the yard crane operator cab’s windows.
In the corner of the foundry, this lunchroom was literally collapsing under one small leak in the roof. Tile by tile the water ate away the ceiling. Note the clock.
Candy jar molds, in the far corner of the paint shop.