gas piping - richmond kaiser naval shipyard (near san francisco)

Gas Piping - Richmond Kaiser Naval Shipyard (near San Francisco)

Those color-marked pipes were used to provide gases used for metal soldering and cutting (acetylene, oxygen) as well as steam and water.­ The entire shipyard was piped like that in galleries located under the quays.­

abandoned kaiser shipyard naval shipyard pipes quay richmond shipyard number 3 rosie the riveter trespassing urban exploration
1319 Canal Boulevard, Richmond, CA 94804, USA

The Kaiser Shipyard in Richmond (California).­ aka "Richmond Shipyard Number Three" is one of the several abandoned Naval Shipyard in the San Francisco Bay area.­

It now belongs to the city of Richmond and is now part of the National Park Service's Rosie the Riveter--World War II Home Front National Historical Park.­

This is a No-Trespassing Area, enter at your own risks!

For more information about this place, please read the following Wikipedia articles:
- en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Richmond_­Shipyards
- en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Rosie_­the_­Riveter/­World_­War_­II_­Home.­.­.­

For more information about the Rosie the Riveter World War II Home Front Memorial Park, go to www.­rosietheriveter.­org/­

Thanks to sturgeon_­genral and JonBauer for showing me that place.­