Standard Oil Boiler Room Standing where the Standard Oil’s boiler used to sit; the coal room is on the right, and would have been filled from trackside. Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, doors, staircases... Beautiful details in the plaster moulding have been preserved by the sheer height of this room between the cathedral and auditorium. These tubes would bring cement to the top of the plant for storage in the silos. In the steam plant, steam pipes bundled in canvas and asbestos criss-cross the walls. Camera: Pentax 67. Film: Kodak Ektar 100. The boilers are gone, but round brick portals remain where they used to meet the walls of the boiler room. Behind it appears to be the coal bunker itself. The playground used to be near the school which is now in ruins. This wide skyway connected two of the inner factory buildings, where parts would have to be transported to keep the operation moving, which is why it is much wider than other bridges in the plant. The license plate reads “Farm Truck”. The entry point for the painting shed on the top floor. Cars would have a few feet in between them before they entered. Separate sheds would prime and add color.