This miner locker room has probably never been so clean.
A broken window looking through the First Aid Room and into the Control Room in charge of directing grain into ships. You can see one of the large conveyors on the right, clad in green. Chutes and staircases intertwine seemingly randomly through the big empty spaces.
In the far back of the cellars there are some old bottles. This arch shows an old entrance to the cellars, now collapsed.
When I moved from the roof back into the upper floors of the distillery, the plants growing out of the masonry caught my eye. It’s 60 feet up, but looks like it could be an old wall.
Looking from the ‘crack’ that shows a collapsed tunnel into the dry house, in the direction miners returning home would walk. Note smoke lines above door.
Inside the west portal is a big liquid propane hand warmer, for workers to take the cold off their gloves as they handled the switches and doors of Cramer Tunnel. Mamiya GA645 / Kodak Pro 400
This mean-looking thing had a purpose, probably, but that function has been lost to decades of expansion.
The fantastic Art Deco portico over the main entrance to the concourse.
These houses was built by hard rock miners in the early 1900s.