There were a few large houses on the Old Crow property where employees would live. The glen had little housing.
I wonder when fluorescent lighting was added.
Looking into the Argo Tunnel at its Idaho Springs portal. I was hoping to see tracks and a steel door, but found a busy crew of environmental workers installing a pipe between the bulkhead and new water plant.
From atop a concrete slap that seals the old path of Mine Shaft #3, I loop up into the hoisting room.
Shadows cast by the ropes, counterweights, and backdrops.
This is a room where the actual explosive elements were mixed. In the event of an accident, this glass wall would give way before the concrete and thus direct the flames and shockwave away from the rest of the building. In other words, the glass is not just to get a lot of wonderful natural light into the building.
A self portrait from more than a decade ago.
Looking up the tallest structure left at ACME.
In the mountainside are a number of air shafts, indicating where the tunnels traced under the rocky surface.