A scrapped steam turbine, perhaps. In the background you can see a gutted casing for another turbine.
The old truck scale sits in the middle of what was Nettleton Avenue Slip.
These long curved corridors connected the wards. Locked doors on both of their ends were a security and comfort feature. Sounds and people would be sealed in their respective wards, as the hallways would act like beautiful airlocks; they were so long that it was unlikely that doors would be open on both sides at the same time. Portra 160.
Fall in line, act skinny, watch out for low hanging pipes. Don’t ask me where in the maze this was… 90% of the plant looked like this; vast rooms and catwalks with crisscrossing pipes and valves.
Blast Furnace 7 as seen from the ore yard. Imagine running up those stairs through blast furnace smoke.
Checking out the neighbors. Shot on a the legendary Pentax 67.
Looking at the concrete headframe from street level. Acros 100 in Pentax 67
2015. Water damage hastens the decay of the annex and its stage. Every time I visit this room, the chairs are in different places. Kodak Portra 400 in a Voigtlander Bessa.
The Tilston School,built in the late 1960s. In front of it is a memorial and model to the first schoolhouse. This building, however, has been turned into a kind of town dump. The classrooms are filled with mattresses and discarded tires and trash.