Half Demolished Boilers Easier-to-demolish parts of the power plant were torched apart. Catwalks to nowhere meant lots of dead ends. Similar Images ...based on the tags: boilers, catwalks, demolition, doors, heights, holes-of-death, pipes, sheet-metal... One level below where the cotton was nitrated, the fumes must have been powerful. This floor had several massive ventilation fans in its walls. Through a section of the tailings boom where mountain winds tore open the sheet metal around the conveyor, I poked my head out. A fallen branch smashed out this skylight years ago, and since then the bees have found this tiny toilet a perfect home. This is part of the hotel where employees slept. Here you can see the end of the scrapping phase in 2011. Expanding foam provides some textural contrast to the wood floors, worn smooth over a century. This building dates to the 1890s and was built as the coffin plant. Some local kids were having a fire extinguisher fight when I walked into the lab one day. Rows of offices under the power plant, which was in the middle of being demolished during my adventure. Despite the snow, this was meant as an interior. While the stokers are gone, the pipes bringing pulverized coal down were left. The stock house tanks were long scrapped for their steel, but what remains gives a sense of what it looked like.