One of thousands in the complex. Part of a series of photographs where I capture the number “13” in industrial settings.
I’ve been in a lot of different mines. Some on tours, some not. If you pass through Howardsville, Colorado without going on the Old Hundred Mine Tour, you’re missing out. This is what Santiago Tunnel looked like in the 1940s when it was near the end of its life.
I assume this sign used to sit near the highway that snakes around the mine and town.
Empty spools, thousands of them, were around the mill.
A stern-mounted spotlight and a fleet of former US Army tugs that are still used to break ice and nudge ships into slips.
The building on the right was where parts not assembled onto vehicles would be set in crates for shipment.
Goals for 1980, still tacked onto the wall.
Outside the locker room without the sandwiches and beer… plenty of glass shards, though, if you feel like it.
Leather shoes in a supply closet. They seem to me men’s shoes.