In the later years one of the mine garages was repurposed into a truck repair garage.
…somebody get the number of that truck! Near the Day Rooms in the Paying Patient ward.
The individual ovens are skinny to allow even and fast heating of the whole interior. Numbers are cut into signs because no paint could withstand the heat or corrosive emissions from the coking process.
From a distance (here, Union Yards), you can still see ARMOUR spelled out on the smokestack in white brick.
Sunrise in SEMI. The shadow of Kurth Malt is cast across ADM-Delmar #1. Clouds behind ADM-Delmar #4 light up. It’s cold and the air smells like train grease.
Fake Fact: The term ‘stovetop hat’ was coined by Island Station’s architect while trying to explain why he wanted to put the steel chimney on the station. ‘Live Here’ was part of the advertising when the building was host to artist lofts. They weren’t kidding.
When the factory’s production line was up for auction, many parts were removed, crated and labeled with big painted numbers to ease their removal by buyers. Not everything sold, however, so not one dark corner of the factory seems without a pile of dislocated industrial junk.
A buck-fifty shot for a postcard stand. Taken from the Stone Arch Bridge.
Looking through the boards of the boarded windows.