In some places in the mine shops, you can still make out narrow gauge track in the floors.
This is a room where the actual explosive elements were mixed. In the event of an accident, this glass wall would give way before the concrete and thus direct the flames and shockwave away from the rest of the building. In other words, the glass is not just to get a lot of wonderful natural light into the building.
The dry house is in the worse condition of the remaining buildings. This is where miners would change clothes.
An emergency slide to help workers evacuate the blending house in an emergency.
Ammunition had to be tested on site before shipment. That was done here. These heavy concrete bunkers deflected rounds harmlessly into the earth.
An old fashioned lift.
Note the wood and rubber wheels on this powder cart.
Looking toward Mitchell from its last building.
Solvent pumping buildings, designed to explode upwards rather than outwards in an emergency, are forgotten near the milkweed.