On the left is the broken glass room that contains the controls for the cable spool, now gone, that sat in the metal shell on the right. The stairs led down to the hoisting engine itself. You can make out the slits where the cable ran up to the headframe tower through the gaping archway.
Both portals get clogged with ice in the winter. In the summer, the ceiling is always dripping. Mamiya GA645 / Kodak Pro 400
Like looking out of an airship.
I love this original brick archway, near the narrow gauge shop. Gorgeous!
A wounded flour mill, muscled into the corner to keep out of the way.
Shadows of distant power lines are carried to the concrete by street lights.
The tailings boom is the first and last thing you see when approaching the mountaintop shipwreck.
2005. Looking across the Mississippi from a park the night after the first snow.