Sugar mills have endless numbers of pipes, washers, seals, and flanges to connect all of the equipment. This is where the spare parts were all stored by size and rating.
Looking into the Argo Tunnel at its Idaho Springs portal. I was hoping to see tracks and a steel door, but found a busy crew of environmental workers installing a pipe between the bulkhead and new water plant.
I like the fading stencil paint.
Redlining is the practice of shutting certain races out of neighborhoods, and it is still a big problem today. Such behaviors were a big factor in creating the need for these projects.
Chester Creek takes many such sliding dives where it empties into Lake Superior.
“Paint the fence,” they said, but I don’t feel like it… who cares, anyway.
Between the ice chute and the back of the north section of the cellars, a little pillar shows where a room used to be. The ceiling’s disintegration has since filled the space, which seems to be the last point of expansion in the cave–this was last carved in the mid-1840s.
Standing between pockets 1 and 2. You brought hearing protection, right?
The skyway’s steel substructure collapsed slightly, crushing part of the dust collectors.