The BOMARC launch buildings are spaced on a large concrete pad that looks like a parking lot. Out of view are underground pipes for fueling and cooling the rocket motors.
A panoramic view of the sintering plant’s gas plant (?). Everyone who visits must get a picture of these rusty smokestacks!
The stone chapel sits beside the main house and received a particularly heavy dose of gothic architectural touches.
The generator hall of the last power station, as seen from the gantryway.
From the highest roof of Ogvilvie’s, Thunder Bay looks like paradise.
The two antennae are retracted–the position they would be in if the base was under attack.
A single cloud makes its way to Buffington Harbor and Lake Michigan from the quiet backroads of the plant.
I am not sure, but I think this section was a storehouse; it has two ramps that connect the rail yard outside and the blacksmith shop. On all of the historic doors that face that part of the yard, signs caution workers to look out for cars…
The top floor of the apartment seemed so empty without the furniture that once adorned it. Instead, my eyes were drawn to the worn paths in the floor between the rooms.