The side of a launcher, with outbuildings in the background. You can see the tracks where the roof would open before launch.
Bricks from the demolished buildings.
Rust undermines the decade old graffiti on the steel bin.
This heavy door opens directly into the missile vault and was used to load and unload the missile erector.
Ammunition had to be tested on site before shipment. That was done here. These heavy concrete bunkers deflected rounds harmlessly into the earth.
Looking down Pommenicher Straße from Gaststätte Rosarius, the monstrous machine about to devour the town bites at the ground.
These houses were built for the use of the lighthouse keepers in 1913 (left) and 1916 (right). The second house was added when the entry added a fourth light and required a second rotation. Today, there are no unbroken windows in either building.
This old Jetta did more offroading than your average lifted tinted loud-exhaust pickup.
One of the older buildings on the site, this is an old power house that provided electricity to the plant. I spent some time walking around it and believe it was fired with coal gas but had a diesel backup installed later.