For some time, tugboats were stored next to the elevator.
Point me to the blast furnace.
This rockhouse was added below the shaft to load Gilpin Tram cars.
The gold mine is now a gravel pit.
Solvent pumping buildings, designed to explode upwards rather than outwards in an emergency, are forgotten near the milkweed.
Rivets are sexy, and this old machine has more than a fair share.
The flour mill (rear) and its elevators. The taller elevator was moved here in 1955, when the Harrisons bought it from Federal, who declared it surplus. The smaller elevator replaced an earlier smaller warehouse in 1926. Taken shortly after dawn. This one picture made the drive worth it, for me. Medium Format.
An unplanned skylight. It’s unclear why some parts of the building had wooden roofing, while others were highly reinforced with brick.