Standing where the Standard Oil’s boiler used to sit; the coal room is on the right, and would have been filled from trackside.
One of my favorite photos of the ADM-Delmar #1 skyway, when it stood. Taken at sunset, with the reflection of the overcast sky in the remaining windows.
These racks lined many of the floors, although I couldn’t decipher their purpose. Tastes like duotone…
The bottom of the stairs leading from the work floor to the cafeteria.
Near Howardsville, Colorado, the Animas River gets quite wide. This is near the Little Nation Mill, which is worth a stop if you’re traveling north from SIlverton. It’s also near the former Gold King Mine, which “blew” in 2015 and flooded the Animas River with toxic mine water.
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.
A high-voltage tunnel sheathed in concrete dips below ground near a shell packing building that now stores fireworks.