One of the many small treasures hiding in the mill…
The end of the new elevator. Line of bird droppings follow the fire sprinkler pipes and wires in the room.
Carvings on the back of a barracks building.
“Dale Rossetter ’54”. Brick Graffiti Series.
An engine on display outside the Montana Territorial Prison in Deer Lodge, MT. This was a typical electric locomotive used by The Milwaukee Road.
Vines are finding their way into the roundhouse.
Looking into the Argo Tunnel at its Idaho Springs portal. I was hoping to see tracks and a steel door, but found a busy crew of environmental workers installing a pipe between the bulkhead and new water plant.
An old stoker in a power plant that was abandoned long before the mill next to it, by all indications. Sugar mills burned dry beet pulp pellets for fuel.
Jars like these were used to measure the volume of fluid pumped out of TB patients’ lungs.