The hiking around Central City is beautiful and full of history. Just get a proper topo map!
The same view in 2007. Superior, WI, some have said, is a suburb of Duluth, MN. It’s more like a sub-suburb, I would argue. It’s the industrial district that is technically in another state, one that sells beer on Sundays. Perspective is looking out of the mostly-disassembled larger (newer) elevator.
Kate shooting the cascade of rotten boards and steel siding that is Chain O’ Mines’ gold mill. Leica/Summilux 35/Ektar 100
The coal extractor swings back and forth, ripping coal from the ground and throwing it on a conveyor belt to be burned a few miles away.
This picture shows the challenges of moving around underground in the base.
Carter Color used to occupy this block.
Exploring Dock 4 was a very different experience, since it was almost all metal.
The parking lot is in better condition than most of the complex. The left building is the lab.