The sexiest feature of Kurth is this steel arch over the silos on its south side. The manholes in the floor open to the silos directly, and flimsy grates might catch a hurried worker. Grates were removable so that workers could descend into the concrete tubes, so a few are missing today.
A bridge crosses the main street of the village; one that goes nowhere. Ambiguity intended.
Water vapor was collected and condensed to be reused in other processes. Kodak Tri-X 400/Leica M7
The incinerator’s hardened steel door… useless, but still sexy in a heavy-industrial kind of way.
Days after the long-flooded basement was pumped out. Note the water lines!
It is unclear whether this area was for coal dumping or ore dumping, though the huge dents in the steel plating suggests the latter.
After demolition in the mid 2000s, this interior door became exterior. I remember walking through the car shed as a teenager. It was a shortcut, if I didn’t get caught.