Puddle of Sky Looking toward the Quenching Tower from the coal tower platform. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: dark, reflections, towers, tracks, trees, water, water-towers... Chester Creek, where it was forced to dip below the circa-1970s I-35 tunnels. The school (hospital) campus was expansive. The copula where molten metal would pour is on the left. It seems the whole floor was covered in ash in front of it. The first time I saw Buffalo Central Terminal was from a westbound Empire Builder. In the foreground you can see the rows of platforms. This building had the rusty remains of a few mattresses, likely used in the 1940s when this site was last occupied. Observing War City in the midst of an electric storm. This photo is lit almost entirely by lightning. Short-stack remains of mounts for rod and ball mills, if I was to bet. The concentrator separated junk rock (tails) from the copper and silver ore, to such a point it could be smelted. The whole smelter ran on gravity… elevating the various raw materials and working with them until at the bottom of the furnace, copper poured out. Different colors stained the small panes on the top floor. For once, it seemed more ridiculous to not be inside an abandoned factory.