The orange bars were secured to the tunnel walls to support electric lines for the mine carts. Lower parts of the sand mines were allowed to flood. The water was perfectly still, and made for a mud so thick it could suck off your boots.
2005. A skyway connecting two Which tube carried the beer? I hope it’s the big one!
The spiral staircase ends in the basement, where two oil tanks (for the lantern) and a freshwater tank (for the Keeper) were stored. The basement consists of two long arched vaults like this.
A line of huge machines wait to be used as parts under a long-disused belt drive.
A printing press in the attic of the Reception Hospital.
A washout two thirds of the way down the tram gave me a place to relax in the thin air.
What time is it?
A damaged roof channeled rain onto the adobe walls, cutting them in half. In the distance, a preserved house and the ruins of the Colmor School.
On the middle level of the Poacher House. For a detailed view of the chart see ‘See Reverse’.