National Mine, Junk Pile I would wager that National Mine became the dumping ground for Chain O’ Mines as the company began to fail. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: barred-windows, barrels, spare-parts... Mushroom pillars hold up the dreams of so many, the profits of so few. The bricks are decaying at different rates at this corner, making it especially colorful. Pipe fittings in little drawers, lit by tea lights. One of my favorite shots from that year, conveyor line parts stacked and hung with Postal Service bins from decades ago. Candy jar molds, in the far corner of the paint shop. An auxiliary crane in the corner of the foundry room. 2005. Flavored beers are still popular. The flavor concentrates were stored in this bank of fridges. Camera: Pentax 67. Catwalk crating, welded over the yard crane operator cab’s windows.