Sugar mills have endless numbers of pipes, washers, seals, and flanges to connect all of the equipment. This is where the spare parts were all stored by size and rating.
An unshielded heaframe and single pulley.
A sharp turn in the coatings department twists the steel out of sight.
Looking across the catwalk behind the ore chutes, when they were up, and at the top of the ore chutes during loading.
At noon, the lower skylights around the shops glow yellow-green, thanks to the flora blooming on the roof above.
With the maintenance door open you can see the buckets on in the vertical conveyor.
A closeup of the pulleys atop Manitoba Pool #3 which once pulled conveyor belts full of grain across the cupola building as it was sorted into the silos below.
After crushing, these machines would float lighter material to the surface of the water, where it would be skimmed and discarded. Gold and silver laden stone would sink to the bottom, where it was collected for the next stage of processing. Leica/Summilux 35/Ektar 100