No wonder the factory shut down; everyone was scheduled to work 9 to 5 and the clock’s broken! (In all seriousness, this is/used to be a beautiful timepiece, especially for a utilitarian factory like this.
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.
Worker graffiti in a stairway. If this is your birthday, you have to comment on this post!
Stained windows and sheet metal catch the sunset from across the Ohio River.
One of the old cooperage buildings is largely unchanged from when it was built. The raised section of the building houses a crane.
An elevator is reflected in the flooded footprint of Spencer & Kellogg. These trains are in storage for the winter.
This big rusty sphere hides behind the incomplete 5-stack.
ADM-Delmar #1- Maintainance Department. The stainless steel bits are part of the grain dryer added in the 1940s. The workhouse itself (the larger tower) was a dedicated Cleaning House, meaning that grain passed through both these buildings to be rid of dust, dirt and extra moisture before storage. In the foreground is the old ADM locker room and pipe department.