Telegram-Tribune photographer Fen Truebridge mounts the cable elevator, right, with steeplejack Orval Ady of Seattle for the trip up inside the huge brick-lined funnel at the Morro Bay Power Plant. The concrete block allowed only room for one foot and a prayer. First published 3-4-1955
Telegram-Tribune photographer Fen Truebridge mounts the cable elevator, right, with steeplejack Orval Ady of Seattle for the trip up inside the huge brick-lined funnel at the Morro Bay Power Plant. The concrete block allowed only room for one foot and a prayer. First published 3-4-1955
Telegram-Tribune photographer Fen Truebridge mounts the cable elevator, right, with steeplejack Orval Ady of Seattle for the trip up inside the huge brick-lined funnel at the Morro Bay Power Plant. The concrete block allowed only room for one foot and a prayer. First published 3-4-1955

Telegram-Tribune photographer Fen Truebridge

February 25, 2014 03:32 PM

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Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com .