An old name for an older elevator, as seen from an abandoned rail spur.
A whiteboard in the quiet turbine room lays it all out… you should sell.
” JN 2-27-39″. Brick Graffiti Series.
The bits with handles are the filters with screens of different sizes. Larger grain particles would be stopped at the top for further reduction via the mills, while the powder at the bottom would be run through another bolter–one of the refinement stages in flour production.
1950s safety posters about static and proper footware hide in remote offices, where the curious haven’t stolen them… yet.
Peeling paint reveals the room numbers of the past.
Drawn in fresh concrete about 50 years before I took this picture, and only 2 years after this elevator blew up…
The bottom of the elevator which seemed too modern for the building. The top of the elevator opens into open air, as the second floor has long since collapsed.