Though it’s a little unclear what control station controlled what function, these levers seemed to relate to some of the bigger equipment inside the dredge, such as the trommel.
This is an elevator to move mine car loads of sand to the surface for cleaning and eventually glass production. Below is a flooded equipment vault. In front and behind is a loop through the larger tunnels in the mine. The horizontal braces supported electric cables for the mine carts.
The coal water power plant stack accompanied the smell of an arson.
Everyone loves water towers.
Looking at the engine house (left) from atop the stoves.
An abandoned news stand between the concourse and ticket booths. This is one of my favorite pictures from the 2000s.
This little curled yellow thing is one of the last hints that this adobe building was lived in.
I am not sure what caused the discoloration, but two of the walls near the door to the machine shop are stained yellow-red. I assume this had to do with the walls in relation to blowing piles of iron ore, and that the walls have been partly infused with iron oxide. Any other ideas?