This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace.
The sign that greets visitors to the ghost town of Colmor. Nothing says ‘welcome’ like birdshot.
Now, to add a human scale.
The hole in the floor, I like to joke, is a not-so-sneaky trap for the photographers creeping to get a close-up of the amazing peeling paint. I somehow escaped this snare, however, to warn the rest… perhaps you.
This was not always the top of the elevator.
This is one of the modern nurse’s stations where the last inpatients lived in the mid-2000s. The windows are thick shatterproof plastic. I am unsure why the suspended ceiling is missing.
In the corner of the former school grounds…
The Sivertson’s sign seems like from a different time. I’ve never seen it lit, but I bet it’s beautiful.
“GREETING FROM BEAUTIFUL GARY–WISH YOU WERE HERE!” My postcard shot.