Boxcar Library For 20 years, this served as the public library. According to blogger, this has been moved to Springer. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: boxcars, fences, rotten, ruins, wooden... Wind-battered catwalk lights between the shaft house and headframe/rockhouse building. The vines are thick across the asylum. Gunnell Mine was large and probably included a small stamp mill. A hydraulic ‘bridge’ couple lower onto the tracks to bring mine cars into the shaft house, presumably for repair. I haven’t found this system anywhere else, but it makes a lot of sense. Scanned after being recovered from the bottom of an old wooden box for a few years. Circa 2005. The only photo I have showing the steam locomotive out front. A gateway for St. Louis as seen through a gateway (of sorts) in East St. Louis. Is this a fence, or part of a bed frame? Facade of tarps and fences on the old house. It used to have a bronze ornament on the second floor patio, but it was taken for scrap years ago. Shells of mixing buildings.