I wonder if these handcarts will become decoration for the hotel being building next to the silos.
A bank of vertical filing cabinets, probably dating to National Guard days.
Old parts catalogs litter the floor. The office overlooks empty shelves. Graffiti glue peeling paint in place.
An unmarred chart, printed with the facility name and ready to be sent out to command.
On the left, the formula for the sintering mix was written (“mischungszusammenselzung”) to keep track of the jobs.
I had to search the shelves a while to find this old logbook. The open page lists changes in stock numbers for Cutler Hammer Coils, and one row says that a new coil was installed on the black larry. The larry is the machine that loads coke ovens.
Colorado, the most miningest state in the union, seems to be pictured in this lunchroom mural.
Looking at the entrance of the powerplant from its lowest catwalk.
An example of a typical desk at Buckstaff… messy, but everything’s there. It probably looks much as it did in 2011 when the plant closed.