One leg of the headframe meets the hoist house. Two cranes are rusted in place.
Atop Elevator ‘M’, formerly Cargill ‘O’.
Wind-battered catwalk lights between the shaft house and headframe/rockhouse building.
It is unclear when the ‘Superior Warehouse Company’ sign was put up, but it was likely around 1916-1917, when maps indicate it served as a dry goods warehouse, operated by Twohy-Eimon Mercantile Company. The Sivertson sign was likely added in the mid-1980s. In this image I tried to preserve the colors the bricks turn at sunset.
A broken scale in Isabella A, next to an old wood stove.
Graffiti by a crew member of the Algolake.
Part of the unremodeled hospital, above the Service Building, where employees would stay sometimes.
Trees between duplexes overshadow the buildings they were planted to shield; revenge for the boards on the windows.
I’ve been in a lot of different mines. Some on tours, some not. If you pass through Howardsville, Colorado without going on the Old Hundred Mine Tour, you’re missing out. This is what Santiago Tunnel looked like in the 1940s when it was near the end of its life.