Sunrise over Mill Hell, and all of Kurth’s various skyways. The elevators in the foreground date to the mid-1920s, Electric Steel is behind and is a little earlier than that.
On the left you can see one of the later air shafts for the mine below, which allowed for natural air exchange with the main production areas of the coal mine. That is to say, there were no fans blowing fresh air down below.
The four buildings seen here comprise almost all of the notable remaining structures.
A shuttered house at the end of the block doesn’t even have boards on it anymore.
Two charmers, I’m sure. This area was a coal pit for the nearby power plant.
Originally, this part of the dock was reserved for the weather station.
The bottom of the stairs leading from the work floor to the cafeteria.
On the Turbine Room floor, one old steam pump still remains, ready to pressurize steam pipes with the hot stuff throughout the car shops and boilers.
I didn’t test the rungs, but I bet the view was incredible.