On the dark side of the workhouse at sunset, you can almost see where the walls used to be. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.
When not running 24 hours a day during a campaign, the plant was being repaired. Every sugar mill has a large shop and parts room for those times.
Workers in the basement tunnels had to communicate with the workhouse operators 100 feet above and vice versa. Alarms and bells were installed to signal trouble over the sound of the elevator machinery.
The two exhaust vents coming out from the boilers en route to the stacks. Plywood marks where where catwalks were removed to extract equipment.
The gold mine is now a gravel pit.
This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace.
Behind the evaporators are heavy access hatches to inspect the steam pipes within.
Shadows of the skylights form a backdrop for rust-welded machines.