Trees by the beautiful Nurse’s Cottage above and behind the Kirkbride. One side looks out over farmland while the other faces the back of the hospital grounds. As of 2014, the city is allowing artists to rent spaces inside.
The side of a launcher, with outbuildings in the background. You can see the tracks where the roof would open before launch.
A 16-minute exposure from the roof of an abandoned building shows the aurora borealis and streaking stars.
The control room was used through the mid-1990s as the plant was used to stabilize the power grid.
The Eureka Mill, historically known as Sunnyside Mill, is now the gateway to Animas Forks.
The iconic outline of a prairie sentinel. Quintessential rural industrial architecture.
When I first saw Ogilvie’s from the ground, I promised myself to look back when i found my way into this little pitched outcropping which seemed to have the best view of Thunder Bay I could imagine. It turns out, though, that there is no floor in that section; it is just extended machine access! Oh well. Mount McKay in the background in the last light.
On the left you can see one of the later air shafts for the mine below, which allowed for natural air exchange with the main production areas of the coal mine. That is to say, there were no fans blowing fresh air down below.
Through a section of the tailings boom where mountain winds tore open the sheet metal around the conveyor, I poked my head out.