The side of King that faces the lake is stained yellow-green.
Plaster doesn’t last long without a roof.
The top of the barracks staircase.
2010. A skyway connecting two Which tube carried the beer? I hope it’s the big one!
The inside of Whiting mine, as it looks today.
In the upper left of the image you can see where the gas tanks used to be, along with the concentration equipment. Along the bottom you can also see some of the many railroad tracks coming and going from the plant–the ones visible here were incoming tracks that carried in hard coal from the eastern US.
Partier graffiti dates to when the caves were last open to the public; probably in the 1990s. This tunnel used to horseshoe between the brewery’s ice chute (left) and basement door (right, backfilled). Note the utility tunnel in the upper-right corner as well as the lighting brackets on the ceiling.