The bridge here moved workers between the dock, the approach tracks, and refueling buildings.
The front of the school overlooks the town of Birtle, Manitoba. It replaced a circa-1894 building which was a little farther down the hill.
This office, as seen from the power plant, administered the bonded warehouses. There used to be a few more of them, according to old maps and postcards.
The rust garden’s brick centerpiece contrasts the muted winter Kentucky palette.
The roof was in bad shape, but too beautiful to avoid. This is the spot were I used to study medieval Latin.
Train-mounted snowplows pushed the snow through the fence and against the old offices.
One of my favorite images from my stay… Note the snowed-over road in the distance! This is looking toward Animas Forks.
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.
North of the assembly complex is a storage network of earthen and concrete bunkers.