Where the trees are sprouting–below the skyways and criss-crossing pipes–are two sets of railroad tracks that turned through this narrow alleyway through the middle of the production line to drop off raw materials and pick up finished product.
No, it’s not your Mac’s desktop, it’s a beautiful Lake Superior night. Taken from near the former Pittsburgh and Reading Anthracite Plant. You can see the frame that used to hold the lifeboat that was auctioned in 2006 to the left of the Pilot House.
Approaching the power station and its giant stack. The stack replaced four shorter stacks in the 1960s, helping with pollution in the downtown corridor.
In this ghost town where there were brick, wooden, and dirt-brick buildings, the latter fared the best by far.
The back door into the old distillery building. Not castle-like at all, sadly.
Because of the dangers of storing the materials to make explosives as well as the explosives themselves, there were earthen bunkers all across the plant like this.
This tree caught my eye. Note the bench swing near it. Portra 160.
The top floor of the Dominion Elevator. Acros 100 on 120.
The roof was in bad shape, but too beautiful to avoid. This is the spot were I used to study medieval Latin.