Rust undermines the decade old graffiti on the steel bin.
Go on and jump in, if you want, there’s even a ladder to climb out.
The building collapsed except for the back room. The slats of the roof cast lines of light across the floor.
Off the beaten path is this old LTV sign. Now it points to a ghost town and dead dock.
Before the gold could be extracted, the rock was turned to powder. Depending on the size of the steel balls inside the mill, the rock would be reduced to a certain size. So, multiple mills were usually used in stages.
Looking from the shaft room into the room where an electric hoist would be.
In this photo you see three lives of Lyric: 1.) The Art Deco murals showing the Vaudeville background; 2.) The suspended ceiling put in when the building was converted for film; 3.) The explorers, photographers and others who worked in and on the building before its final demolition.
Fall in line, act skinny, watch out for low hanging pipes. Don’t ask me where in the maze this was… 90% of the plant looked like this; vast rooms and catwalks with crisscrossing pipes and valves.