Between lines of Number Sixes right after sun rose behind them. This photo shows how extremely lush the grounds are that make getting around in some places impossible.
To the right is the spiral staircase. This building had a definite “floor problem”.
Castle, Montana is a ghost town. Almost no signs remain that it was a mining town.
The side of Stelco and its scrubber-stacks. This is demolished now.
HDR matrix panorama. Looking from the grain elevators, now doomed, toward the city between the flour mill’s water tower and tile elevator’s neon sign, the old and new economies seem almost united. Yet the financial centers rise in reality to shadow the now-abandoned industry and manufacturing. The way of things, I’m told.
Looking toward Old Taylor Distillery from the roof of Old Crow.
The company headquarters. Abandoned last time I drove past it, though it is the classiest building in downtown South Bend.
I revisited the mill years after my documentary. Now it is even more destroyed and surrounded by new fences.
Because of the dangers of storing the materials to make explosives as well as the explosives themselves, there were earthen bunkers all across the plant like this.