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Saturday, December 28, 2013

Decatur from the Air

Aerial Photography of Decatur
Photos by Dr. Stephen (Steve) Huss

(click on photo to enlarge)

Nelson Park / Beach House Restaurant
Decatur Sanitary District

Fairview Plaza

ADM - West Complex (old Lakeview High School at bottom of photo)

ADM - new railyard and Intermodal Container Ramp

Tate & Lyle Administration Building (AKA Staley Tower)

Tate & Lyle Processing (looking west, down Eldorado)
Fairview Park (Tennis Courts & Dreamland Lake)
St. Mary's Hospital / Eisenhower High School
St. Mary's Hospital / Eisenhower High School

Eisenhower High School

Lake Tokorozawa
MacArthur High School
MacArthur High School
Millikin University
Millikin University
Oakland & Wood intersection (near Millikin)

Kiwanis Park

PHOTOS BY DR. STEPHEN (STEVE) HUSS


Sunday, December 15, 2013

Out and About Decatur #3

Here's our third collection of photos taken as we've been "Out and About" the great city of Decatur, Illinois.

Visit the first 2 collections HERE and HERE.







looking East on North Street, towards intersection with Main Street

St. Mary's Hospital, at dawn

along the Stevens Creek bike trail

near Mound Road and Route 48 intersection



Main Gate, Intermet Foundry

old YWCA downtown


Lake Shore Drive, permanently closed at Route 36 Bridge


Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Staley Club House (pumphouse)

Situated on the north side of the Route 36 bridge in Decatur Illinois, the Staley Club House (pumphouse) is today just a decrepit shadow of its former glory.






looking West from the Eastern shore of Lake Decatur

looking East from Lakeshore Drive (West side of Lake Decatur)

Then.....

..... and Now