Showering red-hot coke fresh from the furnaces near the Coal Tower (in the back) was the Quenching Tower’s duty (front).
The rust garden’s brick centerpiece contrasts the muted winter Kentucky palette.
The hospital featured a farm that once helped to sustain it. This is one of the few remaining signs of those years, near the Nurse’s Cottage.
The bridge here moved workers between the dock, the approach tracks, and refueling buildings.
Looking down the Gilman-Belden tram.
For 20 years, this served as the public library. According to blogger, this has been moved to Springer.
Cobble streets wrap around the inside of the fort.
Ava near the Memorial Building. The block glass embedded in the sidewalk here is actually a skylight for the tunnel below, which connects the Memorial Building to the steam and supply systems of the hospital.
Spots of yellow gravel mark gold mines with nothing left on the surface. Is this one of the drainage pipes?