Zachary Taylor’s very own Scottish castle, spring-side in the Kentucky backcountry. Boarded and waiting, but in surprisingly good condition, considering the decades. I especially love the tower on the right side of the frame.
Frontier Gas is a former (?) gas station chain. Chain O’ mines reused a scrapped sign to mark their mill. Under the paint you can barely make out: GLORY HOLE GOLD MILL.
A pink room with very heavy doors that reminds me of the rooms at some of the insane asylums that I’ve explored.
Looking toward Old Taylor Distillery from the roof of Old Crow.
Looking down the Gilman-Belden tram.
It would be a shame if this building is not preserved. Word is (as of 2015) that construction may start on this section soon.
I wonder what this guy is thinking, walking through the complex.
This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace.
Below Grand Army Mine is Gold Collar. A ‘collar’ is the braced section around the portal of a mine shaft.