Either the company was pulling parts from this evaporator to use as parts for other plants, or the last thing the workers did was to get this machine ready for the next campaign. Either way, plans changed.
This miner locker room has probably never been so clean.
Looking through the hole where a glass pane once was at the Columbus Mine ruins, just south of Animas Forks. It was quiet when I took the picture, but for the gurgle of the nearby Animas River.
Looking up to the second floor of the Nitrating House, where cotton would be soaked in nitric acid. These brought cotton into the building.
Go on and jump in, if you want, there’s even a ladder to climb out.
The rust garden’s brick centerpiece contrasts the muted winter Kentucky palette.
Looking at the headframe for Shaft 3 from the tower for Shaft 1. Below is the roof of the Dry House. It was hard to remind myself that these building have been abandoned longer than I’ve been alive.
A view of the government presses, with pages of law across the floor covered in footprints.
The bottom area of the smokestacks house storage spaces. The windows of these rooms that were never completed line up perfect.