Partier graffiti dates to when the caves were last open to the public; probably in the 1990s. This tunnel used to horseshoe between the brewery’s ice chute (left) and basement door (right, backfilled). Note the utility tunnel in the upper-right corner as well as the lighting brackets on the ceiling.
Frankie and Quarantine pictured.
Labeling line elevator.
The windows reflect the sky. The bricks hit the ground.
Instructional film strips on the floor of a second floor closer.
These rails used to connect to those inside the Santiago Tunnel. Now they dangle above tailings.
Looking through skylights of the payroll office toward the Cheratte No.1’s tower. This is where workers would wait in line to receive pay, surrounded by the mine workings.
West Elevation of the Depot. Ektar 100/Mamiya 6
One of the hundreds of wells across the depot, as seen through an open rail door. In the distance, the radome.