Oversight in the Storm If you look closely, you can see the rain dropping into the building. This is the part of the chapel with the collapsed roof–not the carvings on the choir loft. Similar Images ...based on the tags: balconies, collapsing, roofless, storms, water-damage... This skyway, built to help seal off two parts of the complex during an out of control fire, was probably too rotten to burn by the time I saw it. One of my favorite images from my stay… Note the snowed-over road in the distance! This is looking toward Animas Forks. It’s unclear where this walkway once connected. Perhaps there used to be a building here that covered the entrance to the Santiago Tunnel… Taken while standing on the torn outline of a scrapped altar. With my back to the faded outlines of men, books and the Holy Grail, the room seems much lighter. Knowing that a tornado just passed nearby is less distressing when you’re surrounded by nuclear-attack-hardened buildings. 2011. Harris Machinery as seen from the roof of ADM-Delmar Elevator #4. While the maps name this the compressor house, I believe, based on its size and number of heavy machine mounts, that it also housed the pumps to drain the mine. The roof was in bad shape, but too beautiful to avoid. This is the spot were I used to study medieval Latin. In front of the mine building the ground has opened up, showing a one-subterranean hallway. Locals seem to be using the dangerous hole as a trash dump.