In the bottom of a creek, an antique children’s wheelchair is buried in grass, where someone threw it. Wooden leg braces suggest this dates to the 1950s.
Much of the circa-1950s buildings remain with few alterations, such as these long boring sheet metal ruststicks.
The mine was built with stone, wood, and steel. It’s in good condition.
Where the drain changes shape from round concrete to arched brick.
A row of houses north of Pommenige.
A passing cloud almost looks like a puff of smoke from the trimmed smokestack of Consolidated D. In the lower corner you can see a little Stonehenge that someone with a sense of humor and heavy equipment built.
Looking toward the Quenching Tower from the coal tower platform.
Exploring the plant while live Reggae plays nearby was bizarre.
For some time, Purina ran a feed service out of the elevator. Inside and outside were signs of its past presence.