Energy conserving window plastic does no good when the doors are all open and the heat’s off.
Dust explosions were a real risk for grain mills. These funnels helped to filter the air in the mill.
One of my favorite signs, informing workers about to descend into the open-top grain bins about basic procedures. This was in ADM-Annex 1 (connected to the cleaning house via skyway), so it will never be seen again, unless the sign lands luckily when the elevator is demolished.
Looking out of the demolished skyway. Note the big hole in the floor. The lens is too wide to keep my foot out of it… I’m hanging in the superstructure that I climbed to make this photo.
Looking out of the Brewery Creek Drain outfall at night, after a storm had pushed piles of rocks up onto the shore.
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.
A US Army Corps of Engineers tug, tied at the end of the pier before the American Victory was parked here.
The side of Stelco and its scrubber-stacks. This is demolished now.