Delmar #4 is like two elevators in one, in capacity and design.
One of the cupola air intakes, rattled loose by the demolition downstairs, hangs stranded on the second floor. You can see that the floor I’m standing on in this picture used to extend all the way to the right wall. The blue paint on the wall made the climb absolutely worth it.
Ruined cars abandoned in the generator hall, long after its namesake was scrapped.
The moon highlights the contrails over the engine house in the middle of the night. Foreground light painted.
The exterior of the factory is unassuming
An antique clothes dryer and sample inline 4 engine, the latter used as a training piece after WWII to retrain veterans.
The remains of the surgical suite.
The mill is one of the tallest buildings in the city. It’s too bad that the cupola with its big skylights and flagpole were removed.
A morning shower made the plant’s metal siding shake… probably nothing, though, compared to when the furnaces were blasting. The objects on the ground are molten ore containers.