Cupola’s Worst Days A collapsing and unstable building. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: collapsing, power, rusty, smokestacks, trestles... The brick substation and the wooden storage shed are the last two structures from The Milwaukee Road’s operations at Loweth. Looking out of a door to nowhere at the fiery sky above. A screen above the floor apparently shields workers from the disintegrating building. Looking out the finishing end of the sintering plant at a network of torched-off catwalks through a maze of rust and asbestos. Paradise. One of the machines left over in the underground magnetic separation plant. A line of huge machines wait to be used as parts under a long-disused belt drive. When I wasn’t paying enough attention on the rotten balcony, I accidentally put my foot through a rotten floorboard. I snapped a picture to remember the moment. Part of the 1917 mill that had a little bit of roof left over it–most of this building was open to the sky. The birds loved it, but everything metal was quickly becoming too unstable to walk on. This gives you a sense for what it looks like to stand on the roof of the main production building at sunset.