Blending House Blending the explosive ingredients was dangerous. It is no wonder that the blending house had so many emergency slides. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: fire-escapes, overgrown, power, rusty, slides, staircases, sunrises, trees, vents... The porcelain hoops guided the silk threads through the device. The alley-mounted fire escape is long gone, but lamps over the bricked-up windows and a dark outline show how it zig zagged. This was a living space for the keepers during storms, when it was too dangerous to return to the houses on the point. Different doors for different vehicles, I would guess. White Pine Mine used tire-based vehicles, rather than track-based, making it pretty different than other mines I’ve been to. The lights of the active docks keep the retired #6 up all night. The the left, the nitrating line in War City. To the right, War City’s sole suburb, Charlestown, IN. In a strange loft next to the brewhouse are these twin kettles, which seem much older than the main kettles in the brewhouse. One of my favorite visual feature of grain elevators, especially big ones, is how they repeat. Looking through the washer that is the first stop for the dredgings.