Copperless Dynamo Looking through the center of a scrapped generator, its copper long scrapped. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: flywheels, machinery, rusty, wheels... The spiral staircase ends in the basement, where two oil tanks (for the lantern) and a freshwater tank (for the Keeper) were stored. The basement consists of two long arched vaults like this. Looking at the side of 4B from the roof of its car shed. Another ruined spiral staircase in the mill. I really like the porcelain guides for the silk threads, probably used because they could be polished for perfect, persistent, smoothness. When I revisited the mine in 2013, the hoists were scrapped and sitting by the road. A sharp turn in the coatings department twists the steel out of sight. A collapsing and unstable building. At the extreme eastern end of the plant is a bank of modern concrete silos. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6. An old stoker in a power plant that was abandoned long before the mill next to it, by all indications. Sugar mills burned dry beet pulp pellets for fuel.