If you look carefully along the side of the slip alongside this image of Cargill B-2, you will see the remains of the crane stops when this was a Hannah coal dock.
Two charmers, I’m sure. This area was a coal pit for the nearby power plant.
Kate in the Atlas E, which is essentially a buried Atlas D. Above is the protective steel blast door.
Hunter’s custom large format rig looks pretty cool, doesn’t it?
Grimy windows and the other half of the complex trade interests and stares.
This is a room where the actual explosive elements were mixed. In the event of an accident, this glass wall would give way before the concrete and thus direct the flames and shockwave away from the rest of the building. In other words, the glass is not just to get a lot of wonderful natural light into the building.
Kate stands on top of the tailings pile that added some usable land to the side of the gulch. Somewhere nearby is the buried Santiago Tunnel.
This is one of my favorite images of the year because of the color, light and textures. Someone told me once that the medium of photographers is not film or digital sensors, but rather shadows. This photo is evidence of that.
Copper thieves haven’t left anything behind but the shell.