Looking across the catwalk attache to the elevated control room, in charge of the train dumping part of the operation.
Shadows of distant power lines are carried to the concrete by street lights.
The offices for the Five Roses elevator have long been boarded. To the left you can see the Manitoba Pool Elevator slogan, “Service at Cost”, meaning they would not make profit off farmers and dues.
The mill is one of the tallest buildings in the city. It’s too bad that the cupola with its big skylights and flagpole were removed.
I found out some of my friends were going to be married while I was on top of Gold Medal one evening while it was snowing.
End of the paint line. After reading Father Action’s excellent-as-always writeup about his adventures here, I was pretty cautious around big spinning alarms. (See http://www.actionsquad.org/fordII1.html)
It seems like this pipe was made to return dust to the collector in the main workhouse from the annex.
A tram that once linked the Sunnyside Mine to the mill in Eureka has been reduced to a single cable. Nearby, an open adit drips water into a tributary of the Animas River.
Exploring the plant while live Reggae plays nearby was bizarre.