Radome Guard Shack Part of the decommissioned plant was used by the Air Force for virtual bombing runs. This is the guard shack for the radar station. Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, guard-shack, shacks... Steel mine hoists, near the place they worked, wait for scrap prices to justify their final removal from Osceola, Michigan. The mine was built with stone, wood, and steel. It’s in good condition. Circa-1960s graffiti. Someone got their ass kicked. A wide view of the poor house. Look at the smokestack and elevator shaft, which show the former roofline. The city has taken steps to prevent the curious and the desperate from going into the elevators, including piling rocks against the doors and windows. Part of the plant has been reused as a scrap metal yard. Looking at the casting floor from the roof. In the distance are the copulas where molten metal was poured. Workers would undoubtedly prefer to use the belt manlift on the right. A sign of where man met machine.