Mammoth Mine overlooks Central City from atop Mammoth Hill. In the distance you can make out Coeur d’Alene Mine (red), which operated from 1885 through 1940.
Near the guard post protecting the launch pad at the Duluth BOMARC is an orange windsock.
The main street of the ghost town is also the maintenance road for the BNSF line that bisects Colmor.
Sometime soon, maybe in early 2016, someone will have this view from their office or condo.
The ruins of the the Hubert Mine over the ruins of Nevadaville. Its ore was taken through the town to a mill below it.
The back of the mill reads “Red River Milling Company”
This electric Wellman crane was added to extract coal from ships for the power plant that Erie built beside their dock. Now, with the advent of self-unloading boats, it’s been replaced by a funnel and conveyor belt.
Looking out of the labs at the company garages.
No ambiguity here… miners, check in at this office.