A better view of the belt system that drives all the machinery in the plant.
This is the building with the water tower on top, full of Barcol stuff that did not sell at auction and not worth the trouble to scrap.
Behind the main shaft is this familiar industrial sight… a running count of days since the last injury.
A sharp turn in the coatings department twists the steel out of sight.
A colorful boiler is a happy boiler! RotoGrate systems remove ashes from the boiler firebox by revolving the bottom of the system to let the fly ash drop into a hopper. This greatly increases boiler efficiency.
Drawn in fresh concrete about 50 years before I took this picture, and only 2 years after this elevator blew up…
Between the gauges for the power plant boilers and the steam pump flywheels.
The tailings boom is the first and last thing you see when approaching the mountaintop shipwreck.
Looking down Pommenicher Straße from Gaststätte Rosarius, the monstrous machine about to devour the town bites at the ground.