Mill Hell before the University of Minnesota began developing the area. Now many of the buildings are gone, there are new roads and even bike paths.
From atop a concrete slap that seals the old path of Mine Shaft #3, I loop up into the hoisting room.
What I make out to be the dining room or great hall of the castle, as seen through of the side rooms, which appeared to be a very ruined library. Teenager graffiti looks cooler in French.
This building was an office and lounge for engineers. It is also demolished.
On the top floor of one of the old wards, the slanted roofline makes the this group room more claustrophobic. Portra 160.
The arches of the Twohy building, before some of the signs and sills were painted in 2015.
The walls are separating on the adobe house…
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This room on the top floor of one of the oldest buildings has seemingly not changed since it was adapted for employee use. Some sections of the hospital were adapted for staff to live in. Paying Patient Ward–where capable patients were separated from wards of the state.