Power-up to cool down… would have been nice on the hot day I climbed on top of this machine.
The turbine hall sported a beautiful Whiting gantry crane.
One of the only extant assembly line tracks in the body painting department. No photographer leaves Fisher 21 without capturing some version of this spot; hope you like mine.
At sunset the light skips from puddle to stagnant puddle across the whole foundry room, playing with the classic sawtooth roof with half-hearted shadows.
The walls are separating on the adobe house…
Looking from the mill at the old transfer elevator’s steel tanks.
In an era where smoking was ubiquitous and sexy, smoking stations had to be a part of the job, even at an explosives factory.
The individual ovens are skinny to allow even and fast heating of the whole interior. Numbers are cut into signs because no paint could withstand the heat or corrosive emissions from the coking process.
The roof has been replaced since this was taken. Hopefully, that will stem the water damage.