On the outside of the steel silos and headhouse is a riveted bulge that does not look like the silos. Inside is this elevator, a rudimentary (read: dangerous) and old (read: dangerous) freight elevator.
Vents in the boards over the windows helps prevent mold and animals from getting too crazy inside.
A small machine shop level.
This was not always the top of the elevator.
It seems like this pipe was made to return dust to the collector in the main workhouse from the annex.
The huge snowfalls of 2011 brought new collapses across the buildings.
“Place Tripod Here” my friends would say. But for me, it’s the money shot. Note the painting around the inside of the skylight.
The secret sweet-yet-salty center of the nameless factoryscape. Home base, tuned to rule the AC and turn out Product X at record rates, I’m sure.
This “pit” would allow workers to crawl below locomotives to service them.