Half Life Speed – Brahm Part of the plant has been reused as a scrap metal yard. Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, windows... My guess is that the Capitol Hotel closed and Adler bought up some of their equipment. This is where the transformers were housed. Note the steel tracks in the floor for moving equipment around the building. The sidewalks are littered with rocks. Pipes to channel nitrose (think nitro glycerine) infused acid through the building. The power lines follow the street, down to the mineshaft. Everything revolved around the mine, it seemed. Looking toward a void–formerly a hallway to the mineshaft–now a hole in the ground. An unplanned skylight. It’s unclear why some parts of the building had wooden roofing, while others were highly reinforced with brick. “12-8-1914” Taken on a short trip where the whole floor of the roundhouse and engine shop was covered in fresh snow–thanks to the holes in the roof and open windows.