The company headquarters. Abandoned last time I drove past it, though it is the classiest building in downtown South Bend.
One of the last improvements to this elevator was the addition of a new scale in 1968.
Watch your head, say the colors. This side of the plant is apparently still standing and is owned by the city.
A skyway 100 feet above this office crumbled one day. This is what happened when those two met. High-impact love.
Looking into the half-demolished, half-dismantled conveyor for the sea leg.
Since the foundry went cold, I decided to turn down my color temperature… In the background, a chart showing graphite dispersion is one of the few artifacts left on the foundry floor.
A shipment board for customers that may or may not exist anymore. Let’s assume any of the products made here are probably on backorder.
Island Station, in the middle of the power house, in the middle of a thunder storm. Flapping pipe covers and sheets of ran penetrating one massive arched window and blasting through the other, as winds power through the building from the Mississippi. The sound of the thunder made every length of steel squeak under the pressure.
This dock goes between loading bays (see glass brick walls) and the railroad.