On the left is the broken glass room that contains the controls for the cable spool, now gone, that sat in the metal shell on the right. The stairs led down to the hoisting engine itself. You can make out the slits where the cable ran up to the headframe tower through the gaping archway.
In case one forgot… mounted behind the appropriate valves. Who hasn’t memorized the appropriate valve positions?
A scrapped steam turbine, perhaps. In the background you can see a gutted casing for another turbine.
Cauterized wounds on the factory floor, where the middle of the newer mill opens up to allow massive equipment. Now the pipes are cut and the equipment is gone.
Peering into a remote office at Manitoba Wheat Pool #3. Someone left their to-do list behind.
The the left, the nitrating line in War City. To the right, War City’s sole suburb, Charlestown, IN.
“This way,” then, “No, that way!”
Storms and waves, focused by the Port of Wisconsin entry have focused the faces to tear-up these boards below.
These aluminum powder kegs were forgotten in storage.