Part of the plant has been reused as a scrap metal yard.
We people are so small.
My guess is that the Capitol Hotel closed and Adler bought up some of their equipment.
This peak is a little over 7,000 feet high and is a popular hiking spot. As a bulky Minnesotan who is better built for an arctic expedition, I stuck to the mesa.
Looking from the powerhouse across to the old Electrical Assembly side of the plant that manufactured products like thermostats. Most of the complex is connected by skyway and tunnel systems.
The roof could be vented when locomotives were running inside.
The sun was setting outside, highlighting the textures and lines that made the form of the power plant take a fourth dimension–time.
A side view showing the extreme structural damage to what I believe is the Masonic Cottage. I honestly cannot unravel how some of this was done, unless the local armory is missing a 4″ canon and some cartridge shot.
The copula stacks were fitted with scrubbers. Making metal is a very polluting activity.