The conveyorway between the on-site grain elevator and mill.
An impressive message for graffiti in a Detroit warehouse, but then again look at these steam pumps. Over-built and under-appreciated.
One of the only modern features aboard was its bow and stern thrusters, which would have helped the Ford a lot, if it was not for the fact that without a working engine, forward motion was impossible. Strangely, even before it was scrapped, it could probably move side to side.
Point me to the blast furnace.
The most derelict of the old bonded warehouses. Note the barrel elevator on the side of it!
Some of the internal staircases were fitted with cages that wound round down the stairs to deter suicidal patients from taking a dive.
Power-up to cool down… would have been nice on the hot day I climbed on top of this machine.
The headquarters for the plant was in the middle of it. It’s abandoned but well preserved–a strange sight in Gary, Indiana.