The conveyor between the shore and Dock 2. Note the gap in the aerial walkway that used to connect Dock 4 to the rest of the complex.
This picture shows the challenges of moving around underground in the base.
Sarah below Cascade Park. This space was destroyed when the park flooded.
Zachary Taylor’s very own Scottish castle, spring-side in the Kentucky backcountry. Boarded and waiting, but in surprisingly good condition, considering the decades. I especially love the tower on the right side of the frame.
A staircase threads between the top floor and the sluices, which are in the middle of the dredge-mill.
Bits and things in a pile in the corner of the smelter, the unsold chunks of industrial history that didn’t sell at an on-site auction before my visit.
Minnesota Power’s Taconite Harbor power station, as seen through the ship loading control room windows.
Kansas is known for tornados. Think ‘Wizard of Oz’. That, considered with the fact that the workers were surrounded by bombs and bomb making materials called for lots of earthen shelters, just in case.
The elevator works on gravity… this is where a conveyor belt was to move the grain toward the main elevator to be loaded into ships.