An article from Minnpost describes this design as “marital”, and I could not agree more.
The lower floors of King Elevator are scrapped and ruined. Nearly everything that is not concrete has been destroyed. Some time ago it seems that someone built a tarp-roof hovel inside of the ground floor.
Hanging over the crane cab, looking over at the trane-sized doors below. The steel beam tracing the left wall is the support for the gantry crane this photo was taken from.
The inside of the hotel, as seen from inside its beer cave.
Ultimately, it was the bad roof that doomed these buildings.
The hiking around Central City is beautiful and full of history. Just get a proper topo map!
…somebody get the number of that truck! Near the Day Rooms in the Paying Patient ward.