The tunnels were full of bricked-up doorways. I wonder how many rooms under there are totally sealed from the outside world…
A street side exposure of the original 1914 section of the orphanage. Turned into black and white to deemphasize all the graffiti across the front steps.
Pillars painted red indicated firefighting supplies. Fire was a very common enemy of early rail facilities, and many roundhouses burned down because of a combination of dry wood, hot, fire-breathing machinery and countless oil-saturated surfaces.
The rear of engine bay 13… according to the heavily faded sign.
Shot on a Pentax 67 in monochrome and toned to match the set. For some time the marquee was lit at night to advertise the fact that the city bought it and planned to apply for credits to repair it.
Much of the mill is wooden–even the larger chutes.
The bottom of the elevator in the new foundry.
Footprints of houses past; tailings of mines past.