San Luis may not be a ghost town, but it’s aspiring by all indications. Luckily, it’s close enough to Cuba, NM to hang onto life, unlike the other ghost towns down the road.
A typical lab at the Research Center.
The skylights with geared-to-open windows were massive and quite functional.
The remains of the surgical suite.
Wind blew taconite dust against the walls of these suspended control room, making even the glass appear to rust.
The power pulley that ran air compressors straight off of the steam plant’s axel.
Fire buckets did not have flat bottoms so they could never be used for other buckety tasks, and were thus always handy in an actual fire.
The mine was built with stone, wood, and steel. It’s in good condition.
Standing where the Final Assembly Building used to hum and staring across the former site of the Sheet Metal and Spring buildings. Today, of course, the Foundry is gone as well, so you’d be looking across Prairie Ave.