Ben and Ryan Just a couple guys enjoying an industrial ruin. Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, lake-superior, ryan, staircases, tcdrainer, water... The roof had structures bigger than most buildings in South Bend. Gloves hang in the basement of the former quality assurance labs. The conveyorway that carried the sintering material to the mixing floor at the top of the plant. On deck, looking at the door to the engine room. I’ve written it before, but I like observing the way buildings change in terms of new windows, bricked up doors, and so on, and thinking of how their forms change to reflect the work inside of them. Shells of mixing buildings. And I forget just why I taste / Oh yeah, I guess it makes me smile / I found it hard, it’s hard to find / Oh well, whatever, never mind (Nirvana, “Smells Like Teen Spirit”) A bright red light blinks on the end of the abandoned dock to ward off passing boats. Spring melt flows down the rusty rock house. In the background is the frame for the shaft.