When I revisited the mine in 2013, the hoists were scrapped and sitting by the road.
The ice around the dock, compressed by the waves, was less clear than the open ice.
Ducking the steam lines overhead between the mixers and compressors, a water tower says “good morning,” right past the slack power lines. This is the sleepy uptown of the war city.
Milwaukee Road’s second substation at Loweth, as seen from the highway. Somewhat ironically, a new electrical substation is across the street from it today.In the background, you can make out a collapsing storage shed and some of the grades.
A panoramic view of the sintering plant’s gas plant (?). Everyone who visits must get a picture of these rusty smokestacks!
The windows reflect the sky. The bricks hit the ground.
A hole in one of the boards casts the inverse image of a tree outside across a peeling sanatorium wall.
Looking toward Old Taylor Distillery from the roof of Old Crow.
Castle, Montana is a ghost town. Almost no signs remain that it was a mining town.