The conveyor between the shore and Dock 2. Note the gap in the aerial walkway that used to connect Dock 4 to the rest of the complex.
The hike to the village is steep. This is looking into the valley from the halfway point.
I like to think of this as a giant straw, through which the factory is slowly draining the earth, leaving nothing but reinforced concrete below…
Soft rain on Vulcan’s ashy pyre… Both of these peaks are dead volcanos, too hard to be totally washed away by storms. As a result, they seem to rise dramatically from the flat valley.
Rogers Mine is one of the most structurally sound mines in the Iron River area that isn’t part of a museum.
She’s a charmer.
Regauging is the process wherein barrels are opened and the whiskey is tested in various ways, especially in its alcohol content.
There are a few campers parked in the abandoned buildings around the NAD. I am guessing that they were once a more secure place to store such things OR they have always been wide open, and this was a quick and free way to dump unwanted toys.
At night the city lights blast through the broken windows, casting crazy colors through the off-white interior of the mill.