The blacksmith shop is pretty rugged looking. Through the door you can see the collapsed walkway that might have once connected to a building covering the Santiago Tunnel adit.
Captured bolts for a pressure cooker on an industrial scale.
That floor isn’t dirt–it’s old rotting grain that’s formed into a sort of moldy mud.
On the top floor of the former casket building is the finishing line for the coating section; on this section the final spray of plastic would hit the wood before a small furnace would seal the plastic permanently to the surface, making it more resilient, I assume.
A calendar and comic strip decorate the current pattern shelf in the building which was a coffin factory.
The house of the NorShor is surprisingly large, even divided in half. It seems unthinkable that this stage has been empty for so long.
Looking from the main shop into the boiler shop, one of three attached buildings that specialized in certain repairs. One thing that architectural photographers have to work with is an elongated “magic hour” with ideal shadowing and coloring–this photo is a result of that lighting.
The bottom of the stairs leading from the work floor to the cafeteria.
Who knew that wallpaper could stick to dirt so well?