The Peavey logo, before it rusted off and the offices were demolished.
Each room is painted a different hue, so the light reflecting into the hallway carries those colors. The blue padding on the left is for one of the padded rooms…
Looking out of the American diesel crane at the gantry crane that ran the length of the dock.
In the days before a centralized fire alarm system, coded whistle blasts would warn when and where a fire broke out.
Before the clouds broke, I snapped this profile of the dumping control room and its spiral staircase. These are the colors that I dream in.
S&X seen in the background through the fog.
A panoramic view of the Ambassador Bridge, Detroit River and downtown from the roof of the 1925 warehouse. Ready to move to Detroit?
A broken signal light that would indicate to incoming engineers and brakemen the status of the dock deck. The streetlight-style lighting is a retrofit; originally the top of the dock would be lit by strings of lights suspended by towers on each side of the deck… a poor system according to the workers at Allouez who had the same lights.
Looking toward Old Taylor Distillery from the roof of Old Crow.