This concrete sections supported a coal tower that loaded the larry.
The engine room.
From the catwalks below the hoisting motor in Shaft No. 1.
Platforms and abandoned outbuildings, as seen in 2005.
The top of the headframe, and in a sense, the mine itself. This pulley carried the life line of the mine and the men in it.
Chester Creek takes many such sliding dives where it empties into Lake Superior.
Lessons from the day.
A line of huge machines wait to be used as parts under a long-disused belt drive.
Although it’s difficult to spot at first, there is a traveling mini crane down the way about the three windows. This was installed to service all of the fabrication machines that would be in this section.