The building in the foreground–the old control booth–was arsoned in 2009.
Looking up at the arch–the symbol of the original Lyric.
Milwaukee Road’s second substation at Loweth, as seen from the highway. Somewhat ironically, a new electrical substation is across the street from it today.In the background, you can make out a collapsing storage shed and some of the grades.
This dock goes between loading bays (see glass brick walls) and the railroad.
A small upper level was accessible via ladder through the hole in this ceiling. Ben for scale.
From the loftily perspective of the crane cab, I thought about how nice it would have been to have been here when there was equipment to share the space. This begs the question, who took out the equipment?
He had the knees of a stallion. RIP.
Kate stands on top of the tailings pile that added some usable land to the side of the gulch. Somewhere nearby is the buried Santiago Tunnel.