I’m not sure, actually, whether this was an outhouse (right), but it seems likely. In any case, it was connected by a covered staircase to the Bunk House (left). The soil here was not all tailings, so there is a bit of thick grass–almost the only in sight!
Note that the back of Stockhouse #4 is missing. A year later, Fermentation was on the ground too.
Shadows of the rusty trestle and cold control towers on the Barker. Workers are preparing to swing over the sides of the boat to help secure her to the Minnesota Power dock.
The new steel door of the diesel car shops, built in 1948 and used through the 1960s, as seen from the service pit. On the top of the photograph you can see the exhaust vent.
Solvent pumping buildings, designed to explode upwards rather than outwards in an emergency, are forgotten near the milkweed.
A panorama showing the biggest building in Gilman—unless you count the massive mine below as a structure.
A big sign marks where the elevated walkway is severed where Dock 2 used to meet Dock 3, now gone.
An unmarred chart, printed with the facility name and ready to be sent out to command.
A caustic tank in one of the unremodeled brewhouse backrooms.