An old name for an older elevator, as seen from an abandoned rail spur.
A string of vehicles have found death at Packard recently. Usually they are simply driving up ramps and pushed off the rooftops, but this one seemed destined for a worse fate. Found in the far corner of the far building.
One of the large barracks. All of them are overgrown like this.
Here, the concentrated gold (and silver, and zinc, I would guess) would be loaded into trucks bound for the smelter.
A diesel crane and conveyor belt tripper are the major pieces of equipment that dominate the dock.
Algae grows where water flows/From the sawtooth roof/To the mines below/The sun climbs high/But is in no one’s eyes/A wall alone crumbles/It was no suprise
Outside the Chateau, where the fuel oil tank blocks the chapel.
The Blacksmith Shop (right) was connected to the Bunk House (left) via this narrow walkway. This is likely due to the fire risk in each building. The left building had a cooking stove and furnace for heat and the right building had a small industrial furnace to repair mining equipment. A little walkway would mean that a fire on one side would be easier to fight from the other.
Police tape marks were kids got hurt in the past… probably from falling from the unstable catwalk above.