A hole in one of the boards casts the inverse image of a tree outside across a peeling sanatorium wall.
Looking from the rail shipping building through pigeon-proofing chicken wire at another manufacturing building in high Fall.
I like to think of this as a giant straw, through which the factory is slowly draining the earth, leaving nothing but reinforced concrete below…
An impressive message for graffiti in a Detroit warehouse, but then again look at these steam pumps. Over-built and under-appreciated.
A rusting disconnect gangway. The smokestack is for a boiler, if I recall.
When the ship loaders were added, a doorway was cut through the metal silo to make a room for the grain handling equipment. Note the dust sensor in the corner of the torch-cut archway.
An elevator is reflected in the flooded footprint of Spencer & Kellogg. These trains are in storage for the winter.
Note the really old carvings in the mineral-stained sandstone on the walls and ceiling. This little cave was walled-off on one end, making me wonder what the area was for. Lighting is a set of three candles and two LED flashlights and a cigarette.
A twin-engine crew pushes full taconite cars onto Dock 6.