Asbestos Fiber Tongs Asbestos-cord-wrapped glass tongs piled in a shed next to the pouring line. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: asbestos, left-behind, rope, rusty... The winch that hauled the sea leg, a decide to unload grain from waiting boats and barges. This is a 1956 furnace. It was used to forge wheels, casings, and parts for the axel shop. One of a few rolling workbenches to keep the thousands of pulleys, cogs, and belts working properly. The UP gets a lot of snow, making exploring its old mines a special challenge in the winter. The snow is more than 6 feet deep in this picture, and firm enough to walk on. The well-worn chair in one larry’s operator cab, next to an overgrown coke battery. Part of the Pillsbury tunnel that brought water back to the Mississippi River. One basement room has a pile of x-rays of miners, taken and stored by the company. In a strange loft next to the brewhouse are these twin kettles, which seem much older than the main kettles in the brewhouse. In the bottom of a creek, an antique children’s wheelchair is buried in grass, where someone threw it. Wooden leg braces suggest this dates to the 1950s.