Ava near the Memorial Building. The block glass embedded in the sidewalk here is actually a skylight for the tunnel below, which connects the Memorial Building to the steam and supply systems of the hospital.
“Place Tripod Here” my friends would say. But for me, it’s the money shot. Note the painting around the inside of the skylight.
This electric Wellman crane was added to extract coal from ships for the power plant that Erie built beside their dock. Now, with the advent of self-unloading boats, it’s been replaced by a funnel and conveyor belt.
The tailings boom is the first and last thing you see when approaching the mountaintop shipwreck.
Looking from the shaft room into the room where an electric hoist would be.
The side of a launcher, with outbuildings in the background. You can see the tracks where the roof would open before launch.
The only light in the ‘coffin’ of the Atlas E is that which leaks through the exhaust vents.
The elevator works on gravity… this is where a conveyor belt was to move the grain toward the main elevator to be loaded into ships.