Dust explosions were a real risk for grain mills. These funnels helped to filter the air in the mill.
Looking down the kiln line from atop the furnaces.
This battlement-like tower is the first thing one sees coming to Old Taylor from Frankfort.
Note the pit is filled in here.
In the soft wood of the machine, an employee left their mark.
The boiler doors are beautiful, and feature the name of the smelter and mine company. If you like these, check my article on the Mitchell Yards of Hibbing, MN.
A typical room in the barracks, reinforced from mortars and light shelling, possibly.
Chains connected hooked baskets and lockers to hoist up clothes and helmets when they were above ground. Whether wet with sweat or dry street clothes, the system worked to unclutter lockers and maintain air circulation around subterranean uniforms.
A burned and rusted control panel in the corner of the new hoist room.