The meticulously tiled dry house shower floor–cracked by frost.
The holes were for men to poke reluctant ore with long poles, with the hope that a lucky jab would let the load slide down into the boat below. Now they’re just traps.
Scanned after being recovered from the bottom of an old wooden box for a few years. Circa 2005.
A control panel that was mothballed, anticipating a time when the plant may be reactivated.
On deck, looking at the door to the engine room.
This ornamental stair is cast iron and used to connect all floors of the Administration building. Now it connects the first and second floor, then the third and fourth floors, with a strange cinder block and drywall barrier separating the new and old sections of the building. Note the insulation on the floor to seal heat into the lower floors that were used as offices until the hospital closed. On the corners of the staircase are lions, on the corners of the suspended section of stair are down-hanging pineapples. Set in the stairs themselves are shield motifs with slate tops.
A typical hallway in the rocket assembly line.
The first step of the filtering process is being spun through this tube.
One side of the street is demolished. The other is not.