The bridge here moved workers between the dock, the approach tracks, and refueling buildings.
Christmas lights from the time Island Station was an art studio lean against a rusty boiler.
Behind the evaporators are heavy access hatches to inspect the steam pipes within.
My favorite shot of 2011; a rusty mold for a heart-shaped glass candy dish in its natural environment, so to speak.
Spare parts ready for this building’s reactivation.
Unloading boats had the option to take on fuel at Taconite Harbor. This building, among other things, pumped fuel to the dock.
In what Studebaker called the ‘Materials Building’ are these giant concrete bins of fine molding sand, there for casting metal parts using the molten metal from the adjoining building. On the far left side there is a train track and once upon a time a gantry crane traced the room under the roof
The powered lime hopper had a lot of levels.
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.