Different doors for different vehicles, I would guess. White Pine Mine used tire-based vehicles, rather than track-based, making it pretty different than other mines I’ve been to.
SWP4-A on the left and Viterra C on the right in a 90-degree panorama.
The turbine hall, without turbines. I guess that makes this a hall… at least it has a clock.
One of the principal businesses in McConnell was a farm implement and lumber store. This is too new to have been bought there, but I like that it’s still on the edge of town. It’s more comfortable than the emptiness beyond, that used to be a little prairie town.
There are so many pipes i the factory–I wonder how many people knew where they all went, in the days these machines operated at capacity.
One evening I spent an hour lighting tea candles through the tunnels below the elevator. It was a magical transformation.
Off the beaten path is this old LTV sign. Now it points to a ghost town and dead dock.
Standing next to the now-demolished records room.
Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines.