A close-up look at the distressed, but beautiful, staircase in the brewhouse.
It is unclear whether this area was for coal dumping or ore dumping, though the huge dents in the steel plating suggests the latter.
2010. A skyway connecting two Which tube carried the beer? I hope it’s the big one!
The first floor of the Industrial Loft building.
The Blacksmith Shop (right) was connected to the Bunk House (left) via this narrow walkway. This is likely due to the fire risk in each building. The left building had a cooking stove and furnace for heat and the right building had a small industrial furnace to repair mining equipment. A little walkway would mean that a fire on one side would be easier to fight from the other.
The grain-centric buildings had automatic fire doors.
My first picture at Nopeming, sometime around 2004. The same year that the county stopped mowing the lawn.
Cauterized wounds on the factory floor, where the middle of the newer mill opens up to allow massive equipment. Now the pipes are cut and the equipment is gone.
A switchboard to control the flow of electricity into the plant from the city and generators.