Crystalizer 5 A line of huge machines wait to be used as parts under a long-disused belt drive. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: gears, machinery, rusty, yellow... Part of the grain dust venting system, dislodged from its place above the dumping hatches under the grain cribs. A closeup of a soon-to-be-scrapped crane pulley. A closeup of one of the winding machines that found itself under a leaky section of roof. Much of the plant depended on steam, not only for heat but for mechanical power. This wheel scoops the washings from the sluice room and places it on the tailings conveyor. After Wilson Bros moved out, a furniture company moved in. These machines are at least 100 years old. The control room for the whole of the plant. Sinterband here means one of the sintering lines. Temperatures, gasses, mixtures, speeds, and so on were centrally controlled here. This is what it might have looked like if a new Ford descended in the elevator with its headlights on. As seen from the Mississippi side–the opposite portal faces the sand mine.