Before the clouds broke, I snapped this profile of the dumping control room and its spiral staircase. These are the colors that I dream in.
The second floor in the smaller house, which was a bit smaller than the Head Keeper’s house.
On the boarded-up first floor of the house proper near the door to the chapel, the last pew sites next to a wet box of Bibles.
The superstructure for the sea-leg skyways serves no purpose now… the offices are bricked up, too. Why?
Looking out at the town water tower (which I love) from the sugar mill (which I also love).
One of the occupied buildings in Nevadaville.
The very top of the Administration Tower’s spiral staircase. There’s an old antenna of some kind there, as you can see.
After crushing, these machines would float lighter material to the surface of the water, where it would be skimmed and discarded. Gold and silver laden stone would sink to the bottom, where it was collected for the next stage of processing. Leica/Summilux 35/Ektar 100
These steam powered pumps were integral to the cooling of the meat packing plant next door.