Broken skyways in the sand casting house, where everything was utterly fire-resistant.
Looking up to the second floor of the Nitrating House, where cotton would be soaked in nitric acid. These brought cotton into the building.
A fireproof room in the basement, perhaps for ammunition storage at one time.
The copula stacks were fitted with scrubbers. Making metal is a very polluting activity.
Trees by the beautiful Nurse’s Cottage above and behind the Kirkbride. One side looks out over farmland while the other faces the back of the hospital grounds. As of 2014, the city is allowing artists to rent spaces inside.
Sprays of water kept the muddy mixture flowing across the sluices, which filtered out gold particles from gravel and dirty.
Power-up to cool down… would have been nice on the hot day I climbed on top of this machine.
Without proper pressure, the steering engine was ineffective.
A sunset shot of the Western Cable Railroad depot in the middle of the Lemp brewery complex, with the malting house in the background. Western used to have an exclusive shipping contract with Lemp.