Steel Town

By: Lesley

Jul 02 2010

Category: Hamilton, SIGNS


Focal Length:4.6mm
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Hamilton’s nickname is Steel Town. Although lately, the steel industry has taken a beating and the iconic steel companies of Dofasco and Stelco have been bought out by AcelarMittel and US Steel respectively.  Blue skies with a few clouds are shining on National Steel Car which is still up and running at the moment.

Participating in SkyWatchFriday


16 comments on “Steel Town”

  1. Terrific capture! Gorgeous clouds and sky! And what an interesting building! Hope you have a great weekend!


  2. It looks like the clouds are being sucked in the building.

  3. Beautiful photo of the building and sky above. The architecture is wonderful, even the deco font of the letters.
    Thanks for sharing!

  4. Beautiful composition – thye lines are so strong and so sleek

  5. It looks so retro! Great shot 😀

  6. Beautiful capture of the steel sign against the blue sky.

    My photography is available for purchase – visit Around the Island Photography and bring home something beautiful today!

  7. Very retro looking! I love it! Thanks for your visit to my SWF. Enjoy the weekend.

  8. […] It is 2:37 on a cloudy afternoon at the National Steel Car plant in Hamilton.  See also this post for another view of the steel […]

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