You can almost make out the concrete chute through the open window. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.
Trees like masks.
Looking past the hoist room (left) toward Shaft No. 1, behind the concrete head frame built in the late 1940s. This shaft could haul equipment from ground level (below) to shop level, where the picture was taken.
The main street of the ghost town is also the maintenance road for the BNSF line that bisects Colmor.
The workshop and parts room was full of light and meticulously sorted bolts, nuts, washers, gaskets, and all sorts of specialty hardware.
Wind blew taconite dust against the walls of these suspended control room, making even the glass appear to rust.
Castle, Montana is a ghost town. Almost no signs remain that it was a mining town.
C’mon and grab your friends… we’ll go to very—rusty lands…