This picture is perhaps the most appropriate in its visual depiction of how unstable the mill was. 1. Note the lack of stairs on the spiral staircase; they’re rusted and twisted apart, not simply cut off. 2. Notice the cracked concrete on the lower left corner; that was cracking as I was standing on it taking this photo, and don’t think there’s anything under that to begin to stop one’s fall. 3. You’re looking into an open elevator shaft; its safety cage is sliced away and wide open.
Between the Old Crow and Old Taylor bonded warehouses are some of the fouled barrels, now the only ones left, which were left to rot in the elements. Nearby in a loading bay that has obviously been disused longer than the rest of the property, terra cotta roofing waits in crates.
An alarm panel in the powerpplant, now demolished.
Heavy industrial looks good in cotton candy pink.
A view of the government presses, with pages of law across the floor covered in footprints.
Beautiful details in the plaster moulding have been preserved by the sheer height of this room between the cathedral and auditorium.
Note the severed skyway–that led to a set of grain elevators that have since been demolished.
The zebras had the right idea when they saw the pink beds–run.