A storage vault for guns and other weapons to protect the base from attack.
A bank of vertical filing cabinets, probably dating to National Guard days.
Wide stairs between the ground, the mine shaft, and the dry house.
A series of interconnected offices that look like they hadn’t been painted in 40 years.
The Western Elevator’s old moniker looks over Fort William (the neighborhood). Snow falls over Mount McKay in the background. This elevator is still active… the only active elevator in Fort William proper.
The rocket system used several cooling methods, once of which included an evaporation pond, pictured here.
Looking across the catwalk behind the ore chutes, when they were up, and at the top of the ore chutes during loading.
This is an elevator to move mine car loads of sand to the surface for cleaning and eventually glass production. Below is a flooded equipment vault. In front and behind is a loop through the larger tunnels in the mine. The horizontal braces supported electric cables for the mine carts.