The Industrial Way

We do a lot driving through industrial areas, not often stopping.  But sometimes you see something that stops you in your tracks.

Like the Cline Avenue bridge.

cline ave

 

Then you suddenly realize that the power lines for this neighborhood are not your standard lines.

heavy power

On the other side you have a veritable industrial wonderland of bridges.

waterway

 

As well as an uneasy reminder that all those puffy white steam clouds aren’t just steam.

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5 responses

  1. Nice pics. I see these same images everyday on my way to work at U.S. Steel.

    January 16, 2013 at 5:39 pm

    • The US Steel in Gary Indiana? These were taken not far away in Hammond.

      January 16, 2013 at 6:13 pm

      • There is a U.S. Steel on Dickey across from BP.

        January 16, 2013 at 6:37 pm

      • Oh! That is what that collection of buildings is. We just assumed it was part of the massive beast known as BP.

        So can you tell me how long the Cline Ave. bridge has been under construction? I don’t think I have ever seen Cline ave. open in over 5 years of driving through the area.

        January 17, 2013 at 10:51 pm

      • It’s been at least 4 or 5 years.

        January 17, 2013 at 11:10 pm

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