After a little rain, the roof took on the color of the bright pink letters.
Lessons from the day.
Next to the pit in the maintenance shop is “The Wall”… where rail workers wrote about interesting happenings at Shoreham.
Looking into the half-demolished, half-dismantled conveyor for the sea leg.
One leg of the headframe meets the hoist house. Two cranes are rusted in place.
Between the room with mold sand and the space where the car’s metal bits would be put together, a pillar is marked as structurally vital.
The powerplant and its dedicated water tower supplied steam for heating and mechanical work.
The shaft house, where hydraulic steel doors allowed or denied entry into the mine shaft. Overhead is a light and alarm. If it sounds, the mine is being evacuated, and you best not go in and best stay the hell out of the way. Locals dump tires here, now.
The control room floats above the top of the dock atop a spiral staircase.