Steam pipes snake up the walls like vines, but with asbestos.
Ringling, MT is spread thin across the grassy land.
Workers in the basement tunnels had to communicate with the workhouse operators 100 feet above and vice versa. Alarms and bells were installed to signal trouble over the sound of the elevator machinery.
Outside the Chateau, where the fuel oil tank blocks the chapel.
I believe these hooks were meant for hanging filters to dry.
For reasons unknown, this building’s concrete was designed a little thinly. It reminds me of a Chicago, IL building constructed during WWI when concrete and steel were strictly rationed and many buildings went up with insufficient superstructures. I do not have a build date for this one yet.
Don’t let Mitchell Engine House run out of steam…
In the mine offices, hooks and a board with numbers was the system to keep track of who was in the mine and who was safe.