Spinners A closeup of one of the winding machines that found itself under a leaky section of roof. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: machinery, rusty, windows... The top of Dock 4 was too dangerous to explore, but this panorama gives you an idea of the view (and how rotten the wood was). One of my favorite shots from that year, conveyor line parts stacked and hung with Postal Service bins from decades ago. Prize Mine has been the victim of erosion. Its north wall is pushed in by rockfall and its south side is far from ground level. A better view of the belt system that drives all the machinery in the plant. I wonder what this guy is thinking, walking through the complex. Part of the Pillsbury tunnel that brought water back to the Mississippi River. The dredge is divided into four levels. The top level has controls for the tailings boom and, when it was there, the bucket excavator. The layout and design of the buildings reminded me strongly of a brewery or distillery. To the right you can see some of the retrofits by the first lumber company to buy the buildings, in the 1970s. Pozo Mine, the most menacing mine building I’ve ever seen. Black and white film, shot with the Fuji GX680, a beast of a camera.