In the upper left of the image you can see where the gas tanks used to be, along with the concentration equipment. Along the bottom you can also see some of the many railroad tracks coming and going from the plant–the ones visible here were incoming tracks that carried in hard coal from the eastern US.
From the boarded-up choir loft above the chapel, minutes after sunrise. Obviously local kids have long had their way with this landmark.
This heavy door opens directly into the missile vault and was used to load and unload the missile erector.
The steam-powered hoist that pulled ore and dropped men from the mine. Note the hydraulic-operated brake on top with its massive brake pad. Now scrapped.
An alarm panel in the powerpplant, now demolished.
Where staff could sleep.
An experimental shaft dug in the 1950s and its Hoist House.
I love this original brick archway, near the narrow gauge shop. Gorgeous!
Ektar 100/Mamiya 6. A ghost town near Martinsdale, where the market (pictured) served as the train stop.