An old nurse’s station (you can tell because of the half-door with table) with torn-up tiles. Notice through the curved doorway that even the ceiling has a curvature.
An old fashioned lift.
At this junction where Brewery Creek gets a breath of fresh air stands a kid holding a paintbrush: a Banksy (famous graffiti artist) ripoff.
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.
The powerhouse was notably older than the rest of the complex. I’m still not sure if it was build just for the cooperage, or whether it preceded it.
The side stairs were worn smooth by use.
This building was 99 years old when it was demolished for the coal mine.
Behind the grand staircase is this beautifully preserved hallway with medieval-style arches and vivid paint.
Police tape marks were kids got hurt in the past… probably from falling from the unstable catwalk above.