Reorder the Recorder In one of the small offices there’s this machine that bills itself as “The Recorder.” I’m an old tech geek and I still don’t know what this really does. Similar Images ...based on the tags: left-behind, machinery... Beside the shaft building are two fans on skids, indicating they were used underground. Gilman had a bowling alley. A huge steam pipe snakes between catwalks, through the floors, and toward the condensers, so the water could be recovered and reused. Scrappers tried to take this steel pulley out of Fisher, but it proved too heavy. I tried to hide the graffiti from my photos, but sometimes it wasn’t possible. I assume this sign used to sit near the highway that snakes around the mine and town. A closeup inside the mill’s power room. Looking up to the second floor of the Nitrating House, where cotton would be soaked in nitric acid. These brought cotton into the building. This is an example of the equipment that was originally manufactured at Barcol.