A panorama next to a long abandoned adit. The tram has seen better days.
“Against the blue sky, its rusting central silos look like rising smoke meeting the last minutes of a sunset. These give way to a corrugated night sky of blue gray, punched-through with staggered four-pane windows, all glassless.”
The company headquarters. Abandoned last time I drove past it, though it is the classiest building in downtown South Bend.
The railing were jealous of both the bricks and bits, and chose instead to dissolve like this.
At Treasure Mountain mine. This collapsed building was likely the 1937 Compressor House, which pushed compressed air and water into the Sanitago Tunnel in the time it was producing.
All of the bucket conveyors crashed on this work floor when their casings were scrapped. Note all of the valves to open the grain flow.
Cobble streets wrap around the inside of the fort.
The only good shot I have of the top of Battery A, in the upper left. Though it seemed to have been disused before its neighbor it had a lot less growth on it.
A 16-minute exposure from the roof of an abandoned building shows the aurora borealis and streaking stars.