Kate stands on top of the tailings pile that added some usable land to the side of the gulch. Somewhere nearby is the buried Santiago Tunnel.
An auxiliary crane in the corner of the foundry room.
Bells are highly symbolic, being used from everything from calling worshipers in the morning to exorcising demons at night.
This rod mill (?) was made in Denver Colorado at a factory now buried by condos. #justdenverthings
One of the prettier Humphry Manlifts in Minneapolis, in my opinion.
A simple porcelain fountain in the original brewhouse. The water fountain, no doubt, is not original.
Between the ice chute and the back of the north section of the cellars, a little pillar shows where a room used to be. The ceiling’s disintegration has since filled the space, which seems to be the last point of expansion in the cave–this was last carved in the mid-1840s.
The BOMARC launch buildings are spaced on a large concrete pad that looks like a parking lot. Out of view are underground pipes for fueling and cooling the rocket motors.