On the Turbine Room floor, one old steam pump still remains, ready to pressurize steam pipes with the hot stuff throughout the car shops and boilers.
Copper poured from this furnace and was cast by the autocaster on the right into billets.
This is a room where the actual explosive elements were mixed. In the event of an accident, this glass wall would give way before the concrete and thus direct the flames and shockwave away from the rest of the building. In other words, the glass is not just to get a lot of wonderful natural light into the building.
The front of the Art Deco hospital, complete with Art Deco gears and Crosses of Loraine!
A pipe bracket seems to have rusted off of the ceiling.
A rusting disconnect gangway. The smokestack is for a boiler, if I recall.
Looking out the second-floor lighthouse office window. On this visit, the last ice of the season was slowly drifting into the harbor.
A humble stripper stage in the old NorShor lounge. The motif (back) highlights some of the area’s industries: shipping, mining, fishing, and taking your clothes off for tips.
There’s concrete under that dirt… under that water… somewhere.