The hike to the village is steep. This is looking into the valley from the halfway point.
Molten copper pouring being a very dangerous thing to do by hand, this scale measured the load for the “Auto Caster” that actually formed the cooling copper in its molds.
Trees by the beautiful Nurse’s Cottage above and behind the Kirkbride. One side looks out over farmland while the other faces the back of the hospital grounds. As of 2014, the city is allowing artists to rent spaces inside.
Train-mounted snowplows pushed the snow through the fence and against the old offices.
There are a few campers parked in the abandoned buildings around the NAD. I am guessing that they were once a more secure place to store such things OR they have always been wide open, and this was a quick and free way to dump unwanted toys.
A full harbor on a hot summer evening, just after twilight, as seen from atop the castle walls.
A sign of where man met machine.
Rivets are sexy, and this old machine has more than a fair share.