Through a section of the tailings boom where mountain winds tore open the sheet metal around the conveyor, I poked my head out.
Electric Steel’s bins reflect the sunset.
The classic Solvay shot. Everyone has it.
A dedicated 13-acre rail yard operated by Canadian Pacific. As of 2016, it’s still there, and considered a factor in the redevelopment of the former plant site.
The bridge here moved workers between the dock, the approach tracks, and refueling buildings.
A 8-foot-tall volume indicator that could be read from across the beet boiler floor–convenient when the controls are 20 feet away.
A different kind of tree fort.
Wide stairs between the ground, the mine shaft, and the dry house.
Rocket propellant and coolant were stored underground adjacent to the missile silo. This is the hallway that connects the missile area to the propellant area. Walking in this area was nice because the floor was dry.