La Crosse Tunnel Trams The wood-braced structures descending the hill connected the La Crosse Tunnel to the mill in Central City. To see a picture of an aerial tram in action, see at my Treasure Mountain article. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: dirt-roads, mountains, ruins, smokestacks, tailings, trees... Above the altar are faded murals. Here’s the Holy Grail. Brick crowns of the twin stacks are not aging well. This building would store and maintain warheads. It was right next to the launch pad, but the two were separated by a high mound. The purpose of the concentrator was to separate the gold and silver-rich ore from the waste rock. You can tell from the design that the process relies heavily on gravity. Enger Tower is an 75 foot stone structure built in 1939. It overlooks the elevators of Rice’s Point that are, for the most part, far older than it. Beds line a basement room that is part way between the concepts of inside and outside. Boards and bricks were falling while I was photographing it—stay out. Steel mine hoists, near the place they worked, wait for scrap prices to justify their final removal from Osceola, Michigan. Above Treasure Mountain Mine is the capped shaft of the defunct San Juan Queen Mine. This is taken near that location, looking down the road that connects the mines to Animas Forks. From a distance (here, Union Yards), you can still see ARMOUR spelled out on the smokestack in white brick.