The clock, which was sold after Amtrak dumped the building, was returned to the Waiting Room in 2005.
“Cutting torch.” The remains of a catwalk now leads to void on the sintering floor, four stories over the next solid footing. Only two staircases led to the top floor, some half dozen others were cut off for scrap.
Moss growing where the sunlight sneaks through the boarded windows.
One of my favorite signs, informing workers about to descend into the open-top grain bins about basic procedures. This was in ADM-Annex 1 (connected to the cleaning house via skyway), so it will never be seen again, unless the sign lands luckily when the elevator is demolished.
Originally, this part of the dock was reserved for the weather station.
Trees between duplexes overshadow the buildings they were planted to shield; revenge for the boards on the windows.
Cauterized wounds on the factory floor, where the middle of the newer mill opens up to allow massive equipment. Now the pipes are cut and the equipment is gone.