A familiar scene in Control Tower B, though the microphone has not been used for years.
The old approach, almost in its entirety as I found it.
Numbers on a pillar counted tank capacity for a removed water container; an unhinged door in an unhinged factory beguiles those looking for an exit.
The corner of the elevator… lumber armored with steel for fireproofing and water resistance.
General Mills bought Consolidated Elevator’s “D” in 1943 and renamed it “A,” though no additional elevators have followed from that firm to date. Visible on the right is the first annex, built along with the elevator in 1909.
When the ship loaders were added, a doorway was cut through the metal silo to make a room for the grain handling equipment. Note the dust sensor in the corner of the torch-cut archway.
2005. A skyway connecting two Which tube carried the beer? I hope it’s the big one!
West Elevation of the Depot. Ektar 100/Mamiya 6
The perfect place to have a post-industrial picnic.