Gaskets still organized on nails beside the power plant. This used to be a maintenance room, but since its roof and walls were torn down, it’s not any kind of room.
The skylights with geared-to-open windows were massive and quite functional.
The classic Solvay shot. Everyone has it.
Different colors stained the small panes on the top floor. For once, it seemed more ridiculous to not be inside an abandoned factory.
Looking out of the wavy stock shop.
While squatting in the power plant a very powerful storm moved over unforgettable, throwing blasts of lightning across the countryside. The plant got a direct hit, in fact, and the sound of the boom reverberating through the turbine hall is something unforgettable.
Two small generators connected to a Frick steam engine.
One of my favorite shots from that year, conveyor line parts stacked and hung with Postal Service bins from decades ago.
The giant cog is missing on this machine, which turned a sugar slurry intro crystals. Green-blue stained glass makes the rusty machine glow in aquamarine.