Through a section of the tailings boom where mountain winds tore open the sheet metal around the conveyor, I poked my head out.
The fantastic Art Deco portico over the main entrance to the concourse.
Between elevators, a single tree has taken root. I think it’s growing out of a rail grade, so the seed might have fallen off of a train.
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The sluice room was surrounded in fine grating. The company would want to finely control when the doors would be opened so the gold could be removed under supervision. No yellow bonus for the working man…
The wood-braced structures descending the hill connected the La Crosse Tunnel to the mill in Central City. To see a picture of an aerial tram in action, see at my Treasure Mountain article.
Looking at the casting floor from the roof. In the distance are the copulas where molten metal was poured.
One of the generators, weeks before it was taken apart to be shipped to another power plant somewhere else.