Hose In the Pit To engage the air brakes on locomotives without their power being on, air hoses would be attached during repairs. Compressed air also powered many of the tools used. Similar Images ...based on the tags: hoses, tracks... The light towers of Allouez seem romantic compared to the street lights atop Dock 5. Both portals get clogged with ice in the winter. In the summer, the ceiling is always dripping. Mamiya GA645 / Kodak Pro 400 I believe this is the push car, meaning it would push the charge in the oven out the opposite side into the train car. A long exposure of the side of the coke ovens, lit by the nearby streetlights. The new steel door of the diesel car shops, built in 1948 and used through the 1960s, as seen from the service pit. On the top of the photograph you can see the exhaust vent. A screen above the floor apparently shields workers from the disintegrating building. An abandoned ranch on the east side of the tracks. This was not the Colmor Cutoff they were waiting for. Looking through the dark door at Shaft 3, when my naked eyes could only make out a staircase lit dimly from above. Empty, 2013.