Panel Most of the control panels were faceless. No doubt, they were parted out to keep other sugar mills alive. Similar Images ...based on the tags: catwalks, control-panels, reflections, staircases... This big rusty sphere hides behind the incomplete 5-stack. The exterior of one of the administrative wings. It’s almost hard to tell whether the colors come from oil in the water or the colorful glass lit up by the Michigan sunset. This is where the lime would spill out. We people are so small. A side view of the floatation level. I found it interesting that there were little ladders and staircases in the mill to help workers get around–this place was not as shoddy as other mills I’ve seen. Wintertime is quiet, except for the planes overhead. Camera: Pentax 67. Open wide! Here comes the sugar beets!