Too big to be scrapped, to simple to be auctioned. It waited for the demo crews and demo cranes to arrive.
The doorframes become more askew every year as the buildings slip downward into the gulch at different rates. This seems to be the part of the mine ruins where transients leave their marks. The graffiti dated back to the 1970s, at least.
A diesel engine on display at Deer Lodge, circa 1961.
Looking through the center of a scrapped generator, its copper long scrapped.
The gothic landing between balcony and classroom level and the ground floor.
The overgrown offices serve no one at this former Federal Elevator in Snowflake, MB.
Away from the rest of the plant–as if forgotten, or hiding–is this little stamp press. Yes, this is little by press standards.
This picture is lit by a direct lightning strike of the building. It’s impossible to describe the feeling of being in this giant open building the moment it channeled an electric explosion into the earth.