Showering red-hot coke fresh from the furnaces near the Coal Tower (in the back) was the Quenching Tower’s duty (front).
Sarah below Cascade Park. This space was destroyed when the park flooded.
I’ve been in a lot of different mines. Some on tours, some not. If you pass through Howardsville, Colorado without going on the Old Hundred Mine Tour, you’re missing out. This is what Santiago Tunnel looked like in the 1940s when it was near the end of its life.
Standing next to the now-demolished records room.
This belt-run axle ran a turbine (now gone) to blow fresh air into the mine.
The American Victory next to M, seen late at night.
Little has changed inside the mill, but since it was built in 1916, many tanks and ancillary buildings have popped up around it.
Look at the floor–do you see the hole? That goes down a lonnnnnng ways.
The head distiller could walk out of their office to this balcony and overlook the whole fermentation process in a glance.