Inside the main entrance to the depot. Through the ‘To Station’ door, you can see some of the news stands. Look at the floor!
Gold, which has a relatively high mass, would drop through the slats of the sluice boxes as the water flowed over them. Around the dredge were a half dozen radiator pipes to keep the water flowing through the machines.
The Sun Rooms, or Common Rooms, reminded me of the Panopitcon turned inside-out.
Twin tracks exit a concrete wall below St. Anthony (Cathedral) Hill.
A huge steam pipe snakes between catwalks, through the floors, and toward the condensers, so the water could be recovered and reused.
In the middle of Electric Steel, dust collector vents cross-cross out of sight.
Looking into a common from the grounds. The block glass makes the interior seem dreamlike and distorted. Note the poor condition of the bricks around the window.
I did not take the escape ladder to the surface, but I am told it pops up in the middle of a hill next to the missile silo doors.
From Main Street, looking straight up at the A Mill, only the silence makes one think that nobody’s still inside, grinding grain into Pillsbury’s Best.