A fallen branch smashed out this skylight years ago, and since then the bees have found this tiny toilet a perfect home. This is part of the hotel where employees slept.
The final ball mill in the Chain O’ Mines concentrator. Behind it was a bucket of steel balls.
This is the crane that would be used to lower extra-heavy bits of copper ore into the fire of the furnace.
“Place Tripod Here” my friends would say. But for me, it’s the money shot. Note the painting around the inside of the skylight.
At the top of the workhouse, dust collection pipes weave through cross-crossing conveyors.
Algae grows where water flows/From the sawtooth roof/To the mines below/The sun climbs high/But is in no one’s eyes/A wall alone crumbles/It was no suprise
The gauges on left of frame are the steam pressure indicators for the various steam-powered components around the ship, like the steering engine and windlass motors. Below the gauges are a case of tiny wooden parts drawers… note the ancient oiling can on the locker near the upper-right corner of the frame.
The end of the new elevator. Line of bird droppings follow the fire sprinkler pipes and wires in the room.
The floor in this building (now demolished) was very rotten. This picture was taken through a window from very firm ground.