Mountain Sunrise Early bird catches the shadow of Battle Mountain blaring across the ghost town. Similar Images ...based on the tags: graffiti, mountains, shacks, sun-beams, sunrises, trees... Outbuildings near the perimeter fence. Beyond is all ranch land. Hunter and the Hoist House. On the left, the formula for the sintering mix was written (“mischungszusammenselzung”) to keep track of the jobs. Many outdoor areas of the plant have become unofficial city dumps. The skeleton doesn’t care. Ammunition had to be tested on site before shipment. That was done here. These heavy concrete bunkers deflected rounds harmlessly into the earth. In its later years, metal was welded over every door and window on the ground floor. You can see almost ever level of the factory from this spot. A sign facing the city on an exterior wall–a sort of motivational poster. Between the catwalks of Furnace 6, the molted ore would flow through the chute.