A rare door left on the workhouse. The stairs to the left led down into a flooded basement. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.
This belt-run axle ran a turbine (now gone) to blow fresh air into the mine.
This rod mill (?) was made in Denver Colorado at a factory now buried by condos. #justdenverthings
Patented in 1965 and produced by Specialized Mass Markets. User would insert token and use a rotary-phone-style dial to enter their token number. The machine would tally the numbers and indicate winners depending on the sum of said numbers. See USPTO US3455557.
In the Lime House, the sunset picked-up the last light of day to make this image. Lime is used in the beet sugar refinement process to reduce the acidity of the beet juice mixture.
Just outside of the blast furnace is a series of platforms and catwalks to bring workers to the stoves.
Jet Lowe is my inspiration.
Steam pipes snake up the walls like vines, but with asbestos.
The final ball mill in the Chain O’ Mines concentrator. Behind it was a bucket of steel balls.