The tunnels were full of bricked-up doorways. I wonder how many rooms under there are totally sealed from the outside world…
Serve [unknown] Build… What do you think the middle says? Tell me in the comments.
The original metal sign over the porticos.
In this section of the Men’s Ward, sealed by brick from lower floors, the room doors had messages painted in their inside–some motivational, some not. I would be interested to hear if anyone knows the backstory of this section. Lighting is natural; it was just after sunset.
One of a few dozen steel bed frames left in the rubble of the collapsing building.
Two counterweighted elevators moved men between the surface, mine, and underground mill.
On the middle level of the Poacher House. For a detailed view of the chart see ‘See Reverse’.
Coming to an inspirational poster near you… what should it read? ADVENTURE AWAITS? Don’t hang posters. Go outside.
This building was 99 years old when it was demolished for the coal mine.