Thick glass windows allow workers to check the beet juice levels in this steel tank. You can tell by the reinforcement that it had a lot of liquid and had to hold against immense pressure. Kodak Tri-X 400/Leica M7.
Shuttered windows on the side of one of the collapsing bonded warehouses.
I wonder if these windows were bricked after the 1950 explosion with the hopes that, if another silos blew, the people in this office would be better protected.
When the Mitchell project is complete, I’ll miss the textures on the face of the boiler.
ADM overshadows the Meal Elevator. The cleared area behind is now home to Surley Brewery.
One chute drops grain on a conveyor for storage in the north silo cluster, while another is ready to deposit the flow where the conveyor cannot reach. Instead of engineering the belt to trip in reverse, the silos under the workhouses have their own chutes.
The generator hall of the last power station, as seen from the gantryway.
The roof could be vented when locomotives were running inside.
The shed in the front was full of worker supplies–namely goggles and heavy leather gloves. Molten copper isn’t a friendly thing to handle.