For some time, Purina ran a feed service out of the elevator. Inside and outside were signs of its past presence.
The valley is full of rocky peaks that stand out from the winding creeks, which only truly run after storms. It is a very beautiful place.
Snow weight collapsed this warhead assembly building. Now its warped roof looks like a wave.
A portrait of the second school of McConnell, built in 1937.
This electric Wellman crane was added to extract coal from ships for the power plant that Erie built beside their dock. Now, with the advent of self-unloading boats, it’s been replaced by a funnel and conveyor belt.
A high-voltage tunnel sheathed in concrete dips below ground near a shell packing building that now stores fireworks.
A set of air intakes and exhaust pipes over the buried communications and control equipment rooms.
Even with a hundred people parked in front of the lakeside relic, it was invisible.
Standing on the ruins of the former sister dock, looking back at the soon-to-be-demolished family member. The pilings I stood on for the shot were those of the Chicago and North Western RR #3 which was dismantled in 1960 and used to be 2,040-feet long.