Looking across the catwalk attache to the elevated control room, in charge of the train dumping part of the operation.
Looking into the tunnel system from below the Women’s Ward. The tunnels were used mostly by staff to move food and laundry.
The final ball mill in the Chain O’ Mines concentrator. Behind it was a bucket of steel balls.
Those able to work would be compelled to help fix up the facility, grow, harvest, and prepare food for fellow ‘inmates’, or work on vocational skills.
These stairs connected some small main-level offices with one of the main sewing rooms above. Because the roof on this building was strong, it was pretty well preserved–look at those colors. Through the open fire door on the left, though, you can see that the roof has given out.
Just outside of the blast furnace is a series of platforms and catwalks to bring workers to the stoves.
Looking across at the Cargill elevator.
This is an elevator to move mine car loads of sand to the surface for cleaning and eventually glass production. Below is a flooded equipment vault. In front and behind is a loop through the larger tunnels in the mine. The horizontal braces supported electric cables for the mine carts.
The woman in the wall has the bed; is pulling it in; is holding you down…