Taken from the most forward part of the windlass room to show how the front of the ship opens up from the front wedge. Note the giant anchor chains and foam strapped to the frontmost beam.
Halfway up the coal conveyor, covered in coal dust… black streaks of snot. Starting to get good.
Chutes connect the bottoms of the silos to a conveyor belt.
Near Howardsville, Colorado, the Animas River gets quite wide. This is near the Little Nation Mill, which is worth a stop if you’re traveling north from SIlverton. It’s also near the former Gold King Mine, which “blew” in 2015 and flooded the Animas River with toxic mine water.
Another. Planet. Coal crushers and the coke loading line.
Looking at the ghost sign from a rust-locked cement conveyor that linked the silos with a packing warehouse.
Miners at the turn of the century had better taste in typography than the average person does today.
I wonder what this guy is thinking, walking through the complex.