Power-up to cool down… would have been nice on the hot day I climbed on top of this machine.
This building seemed like a pump house or compressor house. It was full of empty concrete mounts.
In what has turned into a kind of industrial courtyard between four ovens some people have posted their tags. X was here.
Looking from the powerhouse across to the old Electrical Assembly side of the plant that manufactured products like thermostats. Most of the complex is connected by skyway and tunnel systems.
The gauges on left of frame are the steam pressure indicators for the various steam-powered components around the ship, like the steering engine and windlass motors. Below the gauges are a case of tiny wooden parts drawers… note the ancient oiling can on the locker near the upper-right corner of the frame.
An engine on display outside the Montana Territorial Prison in Deer Lodge, MT. This was a typical electric locomotive used by The Milwaukee Road.
Some of the internal staircases were fitted with cages that wound round down the stairs to deter suicidal patients from taking a dive.
One of the many small treasures hiding in the mill…
Gloves hang in the basement of the former quality assurance labs.