A morning shower made the plant’s metal siding shake… probably nothing, though, compared to when the furnaces were blasting. The objects on the ground are molten ore containers.
The flour mill (rear) and its elevators. The taller elevator was moved here in 1955, when the Harrisons bought it from Federal, who declared it surplus. The smaller elevator replaced an earlier smaller warehouse in 1926. Taken shortly after dawn. This one picture made the drive worth it, for me. Medium Format.
Looking out at the abandoned neighborhood around the house.
Taken as I drove out of Silverton, CO. One of my favorite landscapes of 2015. Want a print? Email me!
The fiery side of a launch building, just is it began to rain.
Looking toward Sleeping Giant from the workhouse.
A bridge crosses the main street of the village; one that goes nowhere. Ambiguity intended.
Some of the ruins are way off the beaten path… foundations of tank stands and pillars of buildings that never had walls or roofs.