This elevator came crashing down, perhaps from the topmost floor. I wonder what it sounded like.
A polaroid (FP100c, actually) of the newer grain car dumper.
Zachary Taylor’s very own Scottish castle, spring-side in the Kentucky backcountry. Boarded and waiting, but in surprisingly good condition, considering the decades. I especially love the tower on the right side of the frame.
Taken from under the headframe.
Inside this small iron clad mine is a couch and some clothes. It seems that for a short while, someone was living inside of it…
The white mark allowed for a manual RPM check on this big steel flywheel on the ground floor. Note how dark the bottom level of the mills is—that’s because all of the equipment is blocking out the light.
The end of Dock 5 is warped and bent from a rail accident that left some ore cars swinging like a stringy wrecking ball into the end of the superstructure and accompanying stair. The stairs are still navigable, but it wasn’t recommended by the CN workers that were with me.
The building on the right was where parts not assembled onto vehicles would be set in crates for shipment.