Halfway up the coal conveyor, covered in coal dust… black streaks of snot. Starting to get good.
The Sun Rooms, or Common Rooms, reminded me of the Panopitcon turned inside-out.
The mostly-empty distilling room is easy to spot from the outside because of the distinctive round window.
A huge steam pipe snakes between catwalks, through the floors, and toward the condensers, so the water could be recovered and reused.
The Blacksmith Shop (right) was connected to the Bunk House (left) via this narrow walkway. This is likely due to the fire risk in each building. The left building had a cooking stove and furnace for heat and the right building had a small industrial furnace to repair mining equipment. A little walkway would mean that a fire on one side would be easier to fight from the other.
At noon, the lower skylights around the shops glow yellow-green, thanks to the flora blooming on the roof above.
Gary Methodist was a filmset for Transformers 3 in 2010.
…when injection molding was the new thing that everyone was experimenting with.
Jef throws open the back door of an alley for the trailing photographers and historians.