The sluice room was surrounded in fine grating. The company would want to finely control when the doors would be opened so the gold could be removed under supervision. No yellow bonus for the working man…
The generator room was state of the art when it was installed, allowing the complex to use motors and electric lighting ahead of its competitors.
A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock.
The stairs that connect the breakwater and light station (Leica M6/Kodak Ektar).
A closeup of a soon-to-be-scrapped crane pulley.
Sunrise in SEMI. The shadow of Kurth Malt is cast across ADM-Delmar #1. Clouds behind ADM-Delmar #4 light up. It’s cold and the air smells like train grease.
The perfect place to have a post-industrial picnic.
Harris Machinery rests under snow on the left. Two explorers enjoy the view.
Both portals get clogged with ice in the winter. In the summer, the ceiling is always dripping. Mamiya GA645 / Kodak Pro 400