Quarter Past Noon A 24-hour clock that reeks of the 1970s. A ladder stenciled “LTV”–the failed steel company that built this dock. There is more, if you look closer. Similar Images ...based on the tags: cables, clocks, ghost-signs, ladders, offices, phones, water... Dust explosions were a real risk for grain mills. These funnels helped to filter the air in the mill. On top of the light hoop, 160-feet up, a ship comes into port, ready to load-up. If you look really close, you can see my shadow cast on the dock below, courtesy of the full moon. A quick shot with a Voigtlander 15mm f/4.5 (V1-M Mount). Possibly my favorite lens. Birds love these postindustrial ruins, and they hated me exploring and photographing them. Old boathouses near the dock. The rust garden’s brick centerpiece contrasts the muted winter Kentucky palette. A great lakes freighter slowly passes SK Wheat Pool 4 with ‘The Sleeping Giant’ in the background. Arista 100. These dump cars moved copper ore to the top of the furnaces… it’s about two stories above ground level. The Hamm-stenciled chairs are all destroyed as far as I know, now, as are the custom ladders built in-house for the company. Taken between the Filter House and Keg Wash House. The EPA has been doing work on and off over the past few years, digging up the foundations of the demolished steel mill to clean up the site.