Hoist House I included this image to illustrate the height of the headgrame and the distance between it and the hoist house. Of course, compared with the depth of the mine shaft, this distance is short. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: dirt-roads, power, roofless, rooftops, rusty, shadows, towers, trees, vents... I found out some of my friends were going to be married while I was on top of Gold Medal one evening while it was snowing. One evening I spent an hour lighting tea candles through the tunnels below the elevator. It was a magical transformation. The hiking around Central City is beautiful and full of history. Just get a proper topo map! Sliding fireproof doors and an old hydrant at Harlowton’s old yards. Ruined cars abandoned in the generator hall, long after its namesake was scrapped. A single metal emergency slide rusts away at sunrise. An experimental shaft dug in the 1950s and its Hoist House. This ruin was once the Toltec Mine, a producing gold and silver claim that operated into the 1940s. A twin-engine crew pushes full taconite cars onto Dock 6.