The conveyorway that carried the sintering material to the mixing floor at the top of the plant.
Paperwork litters the floors of the zinc mine offices.
The north side of the plant is modern 60s industrial architecture, meaning massive open spaces with no personality. This mirror is the most interesting thing I could find.
Some warnings on the older battery which was visibly older than its eastern counterpart. This set of batteries had no railing between the side of the ovens and a long drop onto railroad tracks… I like this picture because it shows the effects of the heat and corrosive gasses on the area around the ovens.
Wind blew taconite dust against the walls of these suspended control room, making even the glass appear to rust.
Knowing that a tornado just passed nearby is less distressing when you’re surrounded by nuclear-attack-hardened buildings.
In some places in the mine shops, you can still make out narrow gauge track in the floors.
An ajar car elevator car afar, technically.
This part of the roundhouse was being brought down by rain and gravity.