Tucked-into the side of the concentration mill… these machines were meant to crush underground rock into a fine dust for mineral extraction.
The working end of the blast furnace, where molten metal would flow like lava out of the furnace… a process called ‘tapping’.
A bunk room, minus the bunks.
The back wall of the ballroom, showing water-warped floors.
Looking from the shaft room into the room where an electric hoist would be.
The guard shack protecting the Nike launch pad.
Looking at the engine house (left) from atop the stoves.
The barracks are being reclaimed by nature.
It’s a straight view from the projection booth to the stage, but hell of a walk. At a fast pace, I think it would take 10 minutes to walk from this spot to the chair. Behind the curtains is a big white screen, so the theatre could be used for either stagework or moving pictures. The two projectors are set up for 3D movies right now–hence the little switch below the window–a Polaroid 3D synchronizer. Cool, huh?