The roof came down on the locker room in the basement of the poor house. This may be for employees, or perhaps there are showers around the corner–the building was too unstable to go further.
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.
Would you wait and risk getting flooded out, or intentionally get minor burns?
Worm in the path of raw ore where it would be dumped from rock cars into the silo below.
…out of our depth.
Thanks to the demolition (I’ll never say that again), the inner structure of the bins are revealed. So much wood!
Copper poured from this furnace and was cast by the autocaster on the right into billets.
Somewhere there was a hoe left on the ground. Given that we had read articles about photographers being mugged around the abandoned projects, we felt it wouldn’t hurt to carry this around. I am glad we did; it made a great musical drumstick against the warped Wheeler Rec Center floor.