Storms and waves, focused by the Port of Wisconsin entry have focused the faces to tear-up these boards below.
The hiking around Central City is beautiful and full of history. Just get a proper topo map!
Captured bolts for a pressure cooker on an industrial scale.
The women of the hospital made clothes for the other patients.
The ‘working’ part of the furnaces are about a story above ground level, so the catwalks snake above the tree line.
…a little close for comfort.
This volume gauge could be read from 30 feet away, which is useful when the control panels and valves are that far away.
The hole in the floor, I like to joke, is a not-so-sneaky trap for the photographers creeping to get a close-up of the amazing peeling paint. I somehow escaped this snare, however, to warn the rest… perhaps you.
Although the caves deviated little in their year-round temperature, it was common to use blocks of ice to cool beer immediately before shipment. This is the ruins of the ice chute.