The bricks are decaying at different rates at this corner, making it especially colorful.
In this old repair shop, vines fall from the rotting roof to meet mossy concrete. Even though it had been dry for days, water dripped in from the roof to make permanent puddles between workstations. It was full of color and sound and industry and nature.
In the mine offices, a training manual for miners sits open. Here’s how you signal to the surface if you are trapped after a disaster.
Looking into a common from the grounds. The block glass makes the interior seem dreamlike and distorted. Note the poor condition of the bricks around the window.
An example of a typical desk at Buckstaff… messy, but everything’s there. It probably looks much as it did in 2011 when the plant closed.
A look at the Longmont Sugar Mill in May 2014.
Lost words over the auditorium entrance.
Colorado, the most miningest state in the union, seems to be pictured in this lunchroom mural.
The new concrete workhouse, as seen through chickenwire.