Shop The workshop sat below the main working floor and had serious power going to it. Similar Images ...based on the tags: belts, circles, flywheels, grates, left-behind, machinery, ropes, shadows, shelves... Fire buckets did not have flat bottoms so they could never be used for other buckety tasks, and were thus always handy in an actual fire. …a little close for comfort. Looking up to the second floor of the Nitrating House, where cotton would be soaked in nitric acid. These brought cotton into the building. On the second floor of the former carpentry shop, originally the delivery wagon shed. The tailings boom is the first and last thing you see when approaching the mountaintop shipwreck. Sunbeams under the sintering belt. Support cradles for the wires crossing the factory are falling down. Part of a vintage neon sign. I hope it’s been preserved–it reminds me of the sign that hung over my grandfather’s tv sales and repair shop in small town Minnesota. The top of the docks are so rotten in places that you can see the lake through the boards. In the foreground you can see the controls for the chutes, which work on a clutch. This dock goes between loading bays (see glass brick walls) and the railroad.