Safety signs decorated every floor, machine and, yes, door. This message spoke to me for reasons my coworkers will understand; suffice to say, I need to take this message to heart.
Giant chunks of cooled slag form an island near Mud Lake.
Standing where the Final Assembly Building used to hum and staring across the former site of the Sheet Metal and Spring buildings. Today, of course, the Foundry is gone as well, so you’d be looking across Prairie Ave.
It remains unexplained what ‘serious results’ may stem from not reporting an accident, but when labor was cheap and unorganized I doubt anyone asked.
The Peavey logo, before it rusted off and the offices were demolished.
The company headquarters. Abandoned last time I drove past it, though it is the classiest building in downtown South Bend.
If there were no other options, operators could climb this ladder from the Communications Room to the surface, after opening two heavy steel hatches, of course.
The factory was utterly vertical.
Calumet stands at the side of the Union Pacific railyard.