The last time the city sealed this door, they must have been changing out old road signs.
Transfer Elevator, Built 1916
The roof could be vented when locomotives were running inside.
A screened water wheel, presumably for rotating the dredge once it lowered its “foot” to pivot in place.
Peering through the glass in the Hoist Operator’s cab, stained with graffiti. The cable and reels can be seen through the glass… these are now gone.
What you see is not a crack in the floor, but a long vine extending ten feet onto the shop floor, as if reaching in to escape the wind and rain.
I am not sure what caused the discoloration, but two of the walls near the door to the machine shop are stained yellow-red. I assume this had to do with the walls in relation to blowing piles of iron ore, and that the walls have been partly infused with iron oxide. Any other ideas?
Looking through the old brewhouse toward the Keg Wash House.
Almost all of the doors and windows on the ground floor have been boarded, leaving the ground level very dark.