Slagbins at Sunrise A morning shower made the plant’s metal siding shake… probably nothing, though, compared to when the furnaces were blasting. The objects on the ground are molten ore containers. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: machinery, sheet-metal, smokestacks... Little has changed inside the mill, but since it was built in 1916, many tanks and ancillary buildings have popped up around it. One of a few rolling workbenches to keep the thousands of pulleys, cogs, and belts working properly. The turbine hall, without turbines. I guess that makes this a hall… at least it has a clock. Looking toward the power station at the edge of the explosives plant. The parking lot is in better condition than most of the complex. The left building is the lab. At night the city lights blast through the broken windows, casting crazy colors through the off-white interior of the mill. A few from atop the steam gauges along the western wall. The turbines were scrapped quickly after the plant closed, it seemed. The cladding on the 1926 elevator is beginning to submit to the high velocity prairie winds. Much of the signage in the mill was hand-drawn.