A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock.
Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines.
These machines are at least 100 years old.
This rod mill (?) was made in Denver Colorado at a factory now buried by condos. #justdenverthings
It’s never a good sign when the windows are boarded from the inside.
I did not take the escape ladder to the surface, but I am told it pops up in the middle of a hill next to the missile silo doors.
Where equipment was scrapped.
A wide view of the steam pump room, complete with pistons (taken apart for their brass), flywheels (covered in graffiti and rust) and pressure gauges (smashed apart for fun). I guess what I’m trying to say is, I was not disappointed.
Shadows of the rusty trestle and cold control towers on the Barker. Workers are preparing to swing over the sides of the boat to help secure her to the Minnesota Power dock.