Down the Boom Through a section of the tailings boom where mountain winds tore open the sheet metal around the conveyor, I poked my head out. Similar Images ...based on the tags: clouds, grass, gravel, heights, reflections, rusty, shadows, sheet-metal, trees, windows... The ‘working’ part of the furnaces are about a story above ground level, so the catwalks snake above the tree line. I love the big old industrial windows. One of the many blast doors. Note the plunger to seal off the airflow in the event of an attack or accidental explosion. Colors of the boiler room. The old hotel doesn’t like to show its age. Indeed, if it had a few paint job and soft remodel it would be fit to open–that is, if there was a need for it in this tiny rural New York town. 2013. A perfect summer day meets a beautiful old roundhouse on the edge of town. Beautiful doors separated the boiler room and the sugar mill. Can you imagine the gracefully curving steps in a power plant today? After a religious conversion from actors to projectors, a rebranding was in order. An ajar car elevator car afar, technically.