This strip of lights over where the closed body assembly line would curve around indicated the status of the line in terms of yellow, white, and red lights.
A closeup of a flour chute.
The wings of the church had a lot more water damage than the rest. The organ on the balcony was in decent condition when I arrived.
Not much to the catwalks.
A string of vehicles have found death at Packard recently. Usually they are simply driving up ramps and pushed off the rooftops, but this one seemed destined for a worse fate. Found in the far corner of the far building.
Mammoth Mine overlooks Central City from atop Mammoth Hill. In the distance you can make out Coeur d’Alene Mine (red), which operated from 1885 through 1940.
There isn’t an unbroken window in the entire historic complex as of 2013.
The mill was powered, in part, by water flowing through turbines under it. After the flow worked the industrial heart of the flour mill, it was exit to the Mississippi here.
Drawn in fresh concrete about 50 years before I took this picture, and only 2 years after this elevator blew up…