Part of the historical hospital was walled off with glass block.
Standing between pockets 1 and 2. You brought hearing protection, right?
A chalkboard halfway to the headhouse is untouched since the mill closed. It still has the cheat sheets!
The dock is still lit at night and it casts shadows over the rust-welded ore doors.
A sign hanging near the shop office.
The control room for the whole of the plant. Sinterband here means one of the sintering lines. Temperatures, gasses, mixtures, speeds, and so on were centrally controlled here.
Every timber pillar was numbered for maintenance purposes.
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.
Local kids probably call this the ‘Shootin’ Shack’, judging by its war wounds.