I love the texture of the rust through the decaying yellow paint.
A tunnel connecting the two larger caves in the hill; those that Jacob vented in the rear. The vents are still extant!
Taken in a closet in the middle of the demolished coke ovens. No doubt, these charts were for equipment in the ovens.
A closeup of the old fashioned wood-and-iron flour mill, a little while before they were all scrapped.
An abandoned ranch on the east side of the tracks. This was not the Colmor Cutoff they were waiting for.
Looking from the crane-motor catwalk into the Calumet. The arm shown here with the pulleys looped through it would have been lowered and the bucket conveyor in it would throw grain to waiting ships and boats bound for flour mills and foreign lands.
The dry house is in the worse condition of the remaining buildings. This is where miners would change clothes.
Since this picture was taken, the roof has totally collapsed in this area.