The view from the larry, looking out at the overgrowing coke oven top. Papers listed the order of the charges for each oven, noting the sticky doors and persistent leaks. Emergency respirators and rescue gear was stored close, as long exposure to emissions from the rusty hatches could make worker pass out on the top of the ovens.
The playground used to be near the school which is now in ruins.
The roof could be vented when locomotives were running inside.
Typical bunk rooms in MS-20.
Not ghosts. Slow-moving explorers’ shadows create a ghostly effect in the ‘Old Ward’–the second floor of the Service Building.
This picture shows all three areas of the substation. In the foreground is the transformer room, the tallest space. The darker room in the middle is the motor generator room. The room at the end through the door is the control room and office area.
The incinerator’s hardened steel door… useless, but still sexy in a heavy-industrial kind of way.
Some of the internal staircases were fitted with cages that wound round down the stairs to deter suicidal patients from taking a dive.