These machines circulated water through the powder from the ball mills. Gold and silver is heavier than gravel, so it sinks while the junk rock floats.
A winding flue between the ovens for Furnace 6, capped with sketchy catwalks.
After demolition in the mid 2000s, this interior door became exterior. I remember walking through the car shed as a teenager. It was a shortcut, if I didn’t get caught.
Looking toward the Quenching Tower from the coal tower platform.
Looking up at the LEMP malting plant elevator. Look at that BRICKWORK!
Some small candles light one of the few surviving tunnels that once linked buildings on the campus with the steam plant. In winter, it was common for patients to be transported through these to avoid the cold, and during the Cold War these served as nuclear fallout shelters.
Rows of offices under the power plant, which was in the middle of being demolished during my adventure. Despite the snow, this was meant as an interior.
Wintertime is quiet, except for the planes overhead.
At noon, the lower skylights around the shops glow yellow-green, thanks to the flora blooming on the roof above.