Capitol 6 has three annexes. It must have a massive capacity. Note the poor condition of the breakwater.
Between two brick buildings is a metal one with many windows set into it. Having been in many mills of similar design, I conjecture that this was the milling building, where machines ground the corn before it was boiled.
When I revisited the mine in 2013, the hoists were scrapped and sitting by the road.
One of the machines left over in the underground magnetic separation plant.
Looking across the catwalk attache to the elevated control room, in charge of the train dumping part of the operation.
This electric Wellman crane was added to extract coal from ships for the power plant that Erie built beside their dock. Now, with the advent of self-unloading boats, it’s been replaced by a funnel and conveyor belt.
The power gauge showed… broken.
The old gate sign, leaned against one of the terminal elevators.
This building stood on stilts until it was demolished. The top floor handled radio traffic to boats and trains. The bottom floor had locker rooms, records, and a lunchroom.