A washout two thirds of the way down the tram gave me a place to relax in the thin air.
When I revisited the mine in 2013, the hoists were scrapped and sitting by the road.
A squat building with a rail scale. Taken between rain showers in late summer, when I seemed to be the only one at White Pine.
The right passageway is a carved staircase that winds upward to an old entrance. The left portal is one of the bigger and well-carved rooms… I would guess it’s part of the original caves.
The corner of Clyde on Michigan Street looked like it had been sealed a long time.
The EPA has been doing work on and off over the past few years, digging up the foundations of the demolished steel mill to clean up the site.
One of the covered rail loading docks. All of them were overgrown and rust-clad.
A guard shack on top of a hill in the middle of the base. The hill separates the launch pad from the warhead storage building. In other configurations the launch pad is down the road from the Integrated Fire Control buildings, but at MS-40 it was all on one site.
The stone chapel sits beside the main house and received a particularly heavy dose of gothic architectural touches.