This giant pipe is part of the separator to extract the mercury from the ore. I think this pipe will last a lot longer than the building that houses it. In fact, the building is already in the midst of a slow process of falling down.
I think industrial scenes such as this led themselves to black and white. I hope Stuart does not mind me altering his color photo.
This week we are showing photos of Tanzania on our Viva la Voyage travel photo site.