This train shed was later converted to load trucks with concrete from the silos.
An open mine cars waits to be lowered back into Eagle Mine in front of the rust-locked modern mine shaft in the middle of Gilman.
A side view of the oven pusher from the ground. The tallest coal bunker looks tiny in the distance, though on the scale of the factory it’s practically on top of me as I’m taking the picture.
SWP4-A on the left and Viterra C on the right in a 90-degree panorama.
One of two projectors, still set to run old 3D flicks.
A long exposure of the launch pad and its dedicated guard shack. In the middle of the base is a tall antenna which was part of the MARS program during the Gulf War. The MARS program helped connect calls between deployed soldiers and their families.
This rockhouse was added below the shaft to load Gilpin Tram cars.
This spiral staircase isn’t doing Lemp much good–maybe they’ll let me have it! I do love, though, that there is a door going to it–without walls–and it ascends to a second floor that doesn’t exactly exist anymore.
A typical Chateau wall. Kodak Tri-X 400 in Leica M7.