Week 17: December 8-14 Bethlehem Steel Blast Furnaces in the distance through this fence. At one time this property was abandoned. They have since, in almost a decade, added an arts center and a casino near by. My wife and I were here this rainy afternoon with our friend Mark to see a rather unconventionalContinue reading “52 Week Photography Project (In the distance)…”
Martin Tower, former headquarters of Bethlehem Steel. Iconic to the Lehigh Valley Landscape as the tallest building in Bethlehem, Pa. Birth: 1972 Vacant since: 2007 Death: 05/19/2019 Shot from the perspective of the corner of Schoenersville Road & 8th Avenue in Bethlehem, Pa on May 19th, 7:00 am. With a helicopter circling about and police andContinue reading “The Death of Martin Tower…”
Martin Tower Tallest Building in Bethlehem, Pa. Abandoned for quite a number of years now is set to be razed in the beginning of April. The first is an up close photo, the second is from a distance. Back in the hey days of Bethlehem Steel, this building housed the corporate offices.