These ruins of buildings recovered acid from the explosives line to be recycled.
Zachary Taylor’s very own Scottish castle, spring-side in the Kentucky backcountry. Boarded and waiting, but in surprisingly good condition, considering the decades. I especially love the tower on the right side of the frame.
Looking out across the elevator row from Portland Huron’s roof. Don’t you love the color of the sky?
The parking lot is in better condition than most of the complex. The left building is the lab.
Ready for some science? Strap-in and get your goggles.
Standing on a caustic tank with my head out a roof hatch, I look at the sign of the last brand to be produced here.
Looking at the headframe for Shaft 3 from the tower for Shaft 1. Below is the roof of the Dry House. It was hard to remind myself that these building have been abandoned longer than I’ve been alive.
A different kind of tree fort.
Standing on the fence barricade that used to keep squatters out of the tunnel, the size of the space is impressive. What you see here is the current length of the tunnel; I set up a flashlight at the end to illuminate the concrete wall that is the lower portal.