Where the trees are sprouting–below the skyways and criss-crossing pipes–are two sets of railroad tracks that turned through this narrow alleyway through the middle of the production line to drop off raw materials and pick up finished product.
Looking from the brewhouse at the death of its sister building, across Minnehaha.
Looking through the loading platform of Frontenac Mine toward Black Hawk. In 1900, you would see Druid Mine on the left and Aduddell on the right.
Ringling, MT is spread thin across the grassy land.
The Duncan House overlooks the Columbus Mill (left) and the Gold Prince Mill ruins (not picture, but to the right). Note the Columbus Mine itself above the mill.
Here you can see the end of the scrapping phase in 2011.
A rusting disconnect gangway. The smokestack is for a boiler, if I recall.
C’mon and grab your friends… we’ll go to very—rusty lands…