Inside a launch building you can see how the roof would split in the middle to allow the rocket to be raised into launch position.
Much of the signage in the mill was hand-drawn.
This mean-looking thing had a purpose, probably, but that function has been lost to decades of expansion.
A wide view (15mm) of the shadow 4B is casting on 4A. Light leaks because of cheap camera.
A brewmaster’s desk leans beside a long-disused stainless steel kettle. The staircase above goes to another level of kettles, which are visibly older.
Rubber dock boots still sits under the desk in the dock office, near keys to rusted locks and files of fired employees.
This is an example of the equipment that was originally manufactured at Barcol.
When I revisited the mine in 2013, the hoists were scrapped and sitting by the road.
On the left is the broken glass room that contains the controls for the cable spool, now gone, that sat in the metal shell on the right. The stairs led down to the hoisting engine itself. You can make out the slits where the cable ran up to the headframe tower through the gaping archway.