Gauges In the grungy control room, I found a little slice that was never graffitied. Similar Images ...based on the tags: gauges, grimy, numbers, orange, rusty... Off the beaten path is this old LTV sign. Now it points to a ghost town and dead dock. Asbestos rope isn’t something you can buy at Home Depot anymore, but it’s fire and heat resistant stuff; great for industrial work, like in a sugar mill. Peeling paint reveals the room numbers of the past. Kodak Trix-400 on Canon T40. Quincy Smelter, 2014. A little welding art one crosses over near the windlass room. Installed in 1904 at the center of the plant, this is one of two batteries of boilers. Being in Oshkosh, heat was very important to keeping labor moving in the cold months. Standing next to the now-demolished records room. Cat paw prints on the control panels. Remember to lock-out-tag-out, Power Raccoons, and keep your own keys. The roof of the elevator was partly lit naturally with six big skylights. The less electricity pumped into a grain elevator, the less chance of a grain dust explosion.