Between the catwalks of Furnace 6, the molted ore would flow through the chute.
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.
She’s a charmer.
The holes were for men to poke reluctant ore with long poles, with the hope that a lucky jab would let the load slide down into the boat below. Now they’re just traps.
A windmill marks one corner of GOW.
Demolition crews got a taste of this 5-story power plant and decided to take a month-long smoke break. Here’s the bite.
A panorama of the dock buildings, before the left one was demolished.
The individual ovens are skinny to allow even and fast heating of the whole interior. Numbers are cut into signs because no paint could withstand the heat or corrosive emissions from the coking process.