The boiler doors are beautiful, and feature the name of the smelter and mine company. If you like these, check my article on the Mitchell Yards of Hibbing, MN.
On the left is the broken glass room that contains the controls for the cable spool, now gone, that sat in the metal shell on the right. The stairs led down to the hoisting engine itself. You can make out the slits where the cable ran up to the headframe tower through the gaping archway.
The complex was so big that trains could make deliveries through the middle of it, passing below this striped skyway.
Inside the main entrance to the depot. Through the ‘To Station’ door, you can see some of the news stands. Look at the floor!
The city has taken steps to prevent the curious and the desperate from going into the elevators, including piling rocks against the doors and windows.
The engine room.
The well-worn chair in one larry’s operator cab, next to an overgrown coke battery.