Tunnels interconnected all of the complex, carrying power, steam, laundry and food throughout the hospital. This is a typical causeway that would have been very busy when the hospital was operating. In some places, signs still point to defunct areas of the hospital.
A porcelain basin in the locker room is detached, but shows excellent patina. I hope when the machine shop is repurposed that this can be saved.
Scanned after being recovered from the bottom of an old wooden box for a few years. Circa 2005.
Point me to the blast furnace.
The machine shop today.
Small rooms in the basement of the asylum were seemingly too tiny to be used, even for storage.
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.
The nitrating house was a chemically dangerous place, so it had thick metal and concrete shield for every station right next to an emergency shower.
The fresh snow makes the whole complex look a lot cleaner than it actually is.