Two Vents at Four The two exhaust vents coming out from the boilers en route to the stacks. Plywood marks where where catwalks were removed to extract equipment. Similar Images ...based on the tags: cables, catwalks, grates, orange, rusty, vents... Under the monster and its teeth. The the left, the nitrating line in War City. To the right, War City’s sole suburb, Charlestown, IN. From an unsteady perch atop the blast furnace, the morning light began to leach into the complex below. Behind the factory was an old truck, blocked in by overgrown trees on one side and the buildings on the other. The rear of engine bay 13… according to the heavily faded sign. At sunset the light skips from puddle to stagnant puddle across the whole foundry room, playing with the classic sawtooth roof with half-hearted shadows. One of the covered rail loading docks. All of them were overgrown and rust-clad. Part of a vintage neon sign. I hope it’s been preserved–it reminds me of the sign that hung over my grandfather’s tv sales and repair shop in small town Minnesota. 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.