Another. Planet. Coal crushers and the coke loading line.
At an abandoned train repair shop.
Ground floor windows were built to be barred.
Ask your dentist about brushing your teeth with asbestos!
The top of the headframe, and in a sense, the mine itself. This pulley carried the life line of the mine and the men in it.
Pipes to channel nitrose (think nitro glycerine) infused acid through the building.
Everything had to be tested before being sent to the front lines. Here’s where smaller ammunition would be test-fired. I was able to dig up several misfired rounds. Now they live in my collection of oddities.
Colleen on the roof.
The wrought iron staircase for what was the Consumer’s Brewery Brew House, as indicated by very fine cast landings with the company logo. The staircase is in bad condition; someone had run a forklift or something similar into the bottom in addition to copious vandalism and water damage. Holes in the floor, like in the upper-right corner indicate where stainless steel kettles used to be before they were scrapped.