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Municipal Electric Light Plant (part 1)





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2. These fish were HUGE, their bodies were fatter than a football and they were maybe 2+ feet long. There were people fishing right across the river and they probably weren't catching a damn thing. The fish know people won't bother them in this spot...

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---Coal Tower---



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5. I think people used to walk up the conveyor to get in. But they removed some of the grates so there are huge gaps in the walkway right above the water and a bunch of rocks...

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11. They welded the door on the entrance to the 2nd level of the tower...

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12. I had to walk across this beam and squeeze between those bars. If I was 1 pound fatter it would not have happened...

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13. Conveyor gaps..

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14. Lisa from Friendly's we know where you've been...

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15. One side of the place was guarded by an angry hissing goose...

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---Inside the plant---



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19. Don't fall into the flooded bottom of the turbine hall, probably will result in death...

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20. Still rolling 400 rpms after all these years...

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21. Machines used to keep track of how much power was made and when...

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27. Just needs a fresh coat of paint...

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29. Enhance...

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37. This had a crankshaft and pistons I guess to smash coal...

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38. The glove looks like it is reaching for the wrench...

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To be continued...



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