Zachary Taylor’s very own Scottish castle, spring-side in the Kentucky backcountry. Boarded and waiting, but in surprisingly good condition, considering the decades. I especially love the tower on the right side of the frame.
Knowing that a tornado just passed nearby is less distressing when you’re surrounded by nuclear-attack-hardened buildings.
Four A.M. was the best time to be on the main assembly line. This was about shortly after most of the machinery was removed.
I wonder if these handcarts will become decoration for the hotel being building next to the silos.
The copula stacks were fitted with scrubbers. Making metal is a very polluting activity.
A squat building with a rail scale. Taken between rain showers in late summer, when I seemed to be the only one at White Pine.
The main gate, as seen in 2005. It hasn’t changed much since then.
The spiral staircase ends in the basement, where two oil tanks (for the lantern) and a freshwater tank (for the Keeper) were stored. The basement consists of two long arched vaults like this.
Either the company was pulling parts from this evaporator to use as parts for other plants, or the last thing the workers did was to get this machine ready for the next campaign. Either way, plans changed.
It’s not hard to see how Germany could turn these into a prison overnight.