Powdered coal would sit in these hoppers before they get mixed with water to make a slurry. Then the mixture is injected into the firebox and ignited to make a coal-powered flamethrower capable of boiling water very quickly.
Fluorescent lights peel back from the walls like caterpillars, rearing up and away from the glare of the sunflower-fans.
The Peavey logo, before it rusted off and the offices were demolished.
A panorama of the dock buildings, before the left one was demolished.
Part of the historical hospital was walled off with glass block.
Filters and fans to draw air into the boilers in the second power plant.
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.
There were bins with hundreds of spools in them in the basement.
Spring melt flows down the rusty rock house. In the background is the frame for the shaft.
On the boarded-up first floor of the house proper near the door to the chapel, the last pew sites next to a wet box of Bibles.