Ash Piles The copula where molten metal would pour is on the left. It seems the whole floor was covered in ash in front of it. Similar Images ...based on the tags: dark, hazy, horror-scenes, shadows, windows... …a little close for comfort. You can see why so few products had bright packaging. If the can here was brown, you’d never see it in a dark wood cabinet. The hoist room, before it was used for storage. I included this image to illustrate the height of the headgrame and the distance between it and the hoist house. Of course, compared with the depth of the mine shaft, this distance is short. Before each warhead was crated, it was inspected. I like to imagine this as fountain. I like this picture because it shows some of the only unbroken windows at Packard. The sun sets in front of a huge concrete building—about four times the size of the power plant. Probably a corn storage bin from an ethanol operation that ran here in the 1980s. The BOMARC launch buildings are spaced on a large concrete pad that looks like a parking lot. Out of view are underground pipes for fueling and cooling the rocket motors.