Go on and jump in, if you want, there’s even a ladder to climb out.
Looking into one of the fire slides, designed to evacuate patients extremely quickly. In 1880, a fire completely destroyed the asylum at St. Peter, Minnesota, killing 30 patients.
Outside the locker room without the sandwiches and beer… plenty of glass shards, though, if you feel like it.
A panoramic view of the sintering plant’s gas plant (?). Everyone who visits must get a picture of these rusty smokestacks!
2010. A skyway connecting two Which tube carried the beer? I hope it’s the big one!
It seems like this pipe was made to return dust to the collector in the main workhouse from the annex.
A facade that tells the story of demolition and neglect. The sign on the garage door indicates that if one finds themselves there, that they enter the buildings at their own risk. If only property owners in the US took this philosophy!
Powdered coal would sit in these hoppers before they get mixed with water to make a slurry. Then the mixture is injected into the firebox and ignited to make a coal-powered flamethrower capable of boiling water very quickly.