I revisited the mill years after my documentary. Now it is even more destroyed and surrounded by new fences.
A theater turned skate park. How did that happen?
Ryan, as seen from the crane ladder.
A failed squat at the plant. A massive electric storm (see photos) ruined this otherwise perfect flop.
The old hotel doesn’t like to show its age. Indeed, if it had a few paint job and soft remodel it would be fit to open–that is, if there was a need for it in this tiny rural New York town.
One of the older buildings on the site, this is an old power house that provided electricity to the plant. I spent some time walking around it and believe it was fired with coal gas but had a diesel backup installed later.
How many buildings are in this pile of blocks? Not as many as there are piles, I can bet you.
Snow weight collapsed this warhead assembly building. Now its warped roof looks like a wave.
A panorama next to a long abandoned adit. The tram has seen better days.